Kirk Roelfsema, an automotive instructor at Crowder College, holds his 2015 Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching. With him is Jennifer Metwin, PhD, Crowder president. Roelfsema was selected by his peers for his engaging personality, having a sense of humor and his disciplined instruction. A former employee of Ozark Christian College, he joined the staff of Crowder in 2006. The award was presented to him by the Missouri Community College Association at a ceremony in Holts Summit.