Judy Schwank receiving 2016 Outstanding Community Partner AwardThe Berks County Intermediate Unit is please to recognize Senator Judith L. Schwank as the 2016 recipient of the BCIU Outstanding Community Partner Award. Senator Schwank exceeds the criteria for this recognition, demonstrated by her exemplary service and commitment to the Berks County Intermediate Unit and the schools and children of Berks County and across the Commonwealth, advocating for high quality education for students of all ages.

Senator Schwank is a highly visible, active member in Berks County communities, supportive of agricultural affairs, adequate funding for preschool early intervention and child care subsidy programs, as well as serving as an exemplary resource for her constituents of the 11th district, representing the city of Reading and most of eastern Berks County.

Dr. Jill Hackman, Executive Director of BCIU shares, “Berks County Intermediate Unit is truly fortunate to have such an outstanding community partner who supports the efforts of the Berks County Intermediate Unit, is accessible to her constituents, and who leads with integrity to serve as our voice in Harrisburg.”