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Pam Houfek


Dr. Pam Houfek is a life-long resident of Sarasota. Both of her sons were born in Sarasota. Pam is a retired educator who devoted her career to the education of children in Sarasota County Schools. Pam served as a teacher, Exceptional Student Education Liaison, Assistant Principal, adjunct professor at University of South Florida, and evaluator for the Florida Department of Education Professional Development Protocol. Dr. Houfek retired from the Sarasota County Schools as Director of Professional Development, School Improvement, and Teacher Evaluation.

Dr. Houfek serves Beneva Christian Church as a Deacon and Chair of the Board. In addition, she is on the TeamUP Volunteer and Business Partnership Council supporting volunteers in all schools. Pam is also on the Riverview High School Distinguished Hall of Fame Board.

Fun Facts About Pam

Favorite Bible Verse
Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you. (Deuteronomy 31:6) In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.' (Acts 20:35)
Favorite Books
Historical fiction by Lucinda Riley Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Favorite Food
Reading, traveling, volunteering, playing card games and time with my family and friends.