Meadowlark’s Leader of the Pack for December is Raegan McMillen, a CMA in Collins House! Raegan is such a valuable member of the team. She has an amazing work ethic, and is always ready to tackle any task thrown at her. Raegan comes to work ready to get the job done, and takes such great care of the residents. She goes above and beyond, even balances going to nursing school with working in Collins House. Every house needs a Raegan, and we are so glad to have her as a part Meadowlark team! Congrats, Raegan!
Meadowlark’s Leader of the Pack for November is Katelin Parker, a CNA in Sloan House! Katelin is a rock-star employee. She is driven, kind, and funny. The residents love having her around and staff greatly appreciate her! Katelin goes above and beyond to do whatever she can to help residents and is a team player who helps to make sure that the highest quality of care is being provided. She is dependable and hardworking and picks up extra shifts when she can. Even when things are not going as planned, she keeps a positive attitude and is able to make people smile and laugh.
Meadowlark’s Leader of the Pack for October is Ashlyn Spomer, a CNA in Collins House! Ashlyn had not one, not three, but FOUR nominations! Ashlyn comes in every day and exceeds expectations! She walks in with a smile, and always leaves with one, too. She has such a great relationship with all the residents in Collins House, where she goes above and beyond for them daily. Since transitioning to Collins House from Home Health, she took on a leadership role very quickly and is our 'go-to-girl' for training new aides. Everyone enjoys working with her; her energy is contagious.
Congratulations to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for September 2022 is Ace Descuatan, Network Engineer with the Meadowlark IT team. Ace consistently goes above and beyond with his service to both employees and residents. He built many of the technology tools that we use every day to make our jobs easier and more efficient. Ace regularly works extra hours to make sure our systems stay up and available, especially during emergencies. He does all of this with a smile on his face and a kind word. We are thankful to have Ace a part of the team!
Last week, Meadowlark Ambassadors hosted a campus-wide food and hygiene drive to benefit the Blessing Boxes of Manhattan/Riley County.
The drive was inspired by Meadowlark team member Michelle Lawson, who had seen a recent news article that mentioned how numerous Blessing Boxes were turning up empty due to rising food costs and continuing effects from the pandemic.
Congratulations to the Meadowlark’s Leader of the Pack for August 2022 – Mariah Clark, CMA in Bramlage House! Mariah is an outstanding CMA; when she walks into work you know that expectations will be exceeded. Mariah is wonderful with the guests in Bramlage House, and she understands the importance of anticipating their needs. She embodies the customer-service oriented experience that Meadowlark strives to provide. We’re glad to you have you on the team, Mariah!
Meadowlark is holding a coloring contest! Children and grandchildren of Meadowlark Team Members are invited to enter the contest. Only one entry is allowed per contestant. Prizes will be awarded to the top three winners in each category. Blank coloring sheets can be picked up at the Hospitality Desk or the HR office. There is also a link below to print the coloring page.
Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for July is Calea Miller, CNA in Honstead House! She had not one, not two, but THREE nominations!
Congratulations to Meadowlark’s June Leader of the Pack—Avery Taylor, Prairie Star Restaurant Server! Avery puts a smile on our faces and it is evident how caring, fun, and energetic she is with residents and staff. She makes the atmosphere bright and brings people together. Meadowlark is delighted to have Avery on the team!
Congratulations to Meadowlark’s May Leader of the Pack—Tracey Seales, Home Health Aide with Meadowlark Home Health! Tracey was nominated by a home health client for her caring attitude and expert help. She has a tremendous ability to create conversations, while assisting in giving care. Tracey is a valued member of the Meadowlark team. Congrats, Tracey—we’re glad to have you!