West Palm Beach, FL – Criminal Defense Attorney, Michelle Suskauer, was a speaker at the 5th Annual Character Counts Award Celebration, held at Boynton Beach High School on April 15, 2009 from 9am-11am. The award ceremony was hosted by the District of Palm Beach County and the Prevention Center in the Department of Safe Schools.
“We were very excited about the event this year as it recognized students, administrators and staff who have demonstrated ‘good character’, says Suskauer.
Palm Beach County Character Counts honors Palm Beach County students who exhibit the six pillars of character: trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, caring, fairness and citizenship. The program is embraced by thousands of schools, communities, public agencies and nonprofit organizations. These groups receive support and development from a national office, which offers training programs, free e-newsletters, resources and free consultation.