Wells Fargo salutes Alaska Teacher of the Year Lorrie Heagy on more than 100 ATMs across the state
JUNEAU, Oct. 7, 2011 – >From now until January 3, 2012, Wells Fargo is honoring 2011 Alaska Teacher of the Year Lorrie Heagy, a Glacier Valley Elementary School music teacher, with a congratulatory message on most of its 120 ATMs across the state. Wells Fargo’s ATM users also can learn more about Heagy’s teaching achievements by simply pressing a button on the screen. An estimated 80,000 people will view the ATM screen honoring Heagy. “At Wells Fargo, we believe it’s important to celebrate great teachers who encourage, support and inspire young Alaskans,” said Richard Strutz, Wells Fargo Alaska regional president. “We congratulate Ms. Heagy and thank all of our teachers for their dedication to growing our future leaders in Alaska.” Heagy teaches music and library classes at Glacier Valley Elementary and has been an educator for 19 years. She was named “Outstanding Teacher of the Year” by the Juneau School District and an Abreu Fellow at New England Conservatory. Heagy studied Chinese and taught English in Taiwan for one year. About Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo has 1,000 team members in Alaska who serve customers through a network of 60 banking, mortgage, insurance and investment offices, 120 ATMs and online. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.3 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, the Internet (wellsfargo.com), and other distribution channels across North America and internationally. With approximately 275,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in America. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially.