Pictured are the 2016 BISD Manuel Trades Employee of the Year finalists, Manuel A. Garcia, Oliveira MS, 3rd Runner-Up; Maria Maldonado, Pena Elementary, 2nd Runner-Up; and Ricardo Leal-Lopez, Benavides Elementary, 2016 Manuel Trades Employee of the Year.  The 2016 Clerical finalists are Mirtha I. Reyna, Pena Elementary, 3rd Runner-Up; Maria E. Portales, Bilingual Department, 2nd Runner-Up; and Teresa A. Vasquez, Benavides Elementary, 2016 Clerical Employee of the Year.