On Monday, Lampasas native Joe Vann, pictured at right, was named the Burnet High School Educator of the Year. Vann is the son of longtime Lampasas residents Lee and Faydell Vann. Vann was an active FFA member and FFA officer while attending Lampasas High School, along with his brother Leslie Vann and sister Judy Vann Hail. He has been teaching ag science at Burnet High School for 24 years. Vann was selected for his accomplishments with students in the classroom, as well as for his personal character and integrity.