What is your role at Washington Regional?
I am a licensed social worker and a certified case manager.
How long have you been at Washington Regional?
What do you like best about your job?
Connecting patients with community resources that they may not be aware of, and the chance to bring hope to the hopeless.
Why did you choose Washington Regional as an employer?
Because of WRMC's long standing reuptation as the premiere hospital of NW Arkansas and its commitment to the community.
Describe your family.
I have been in a long term relationship with my spouse for over 35 years. We live quietly in the country in our hand made house. My extended family lives is south Louisiana. They are very loud. (Cajuns)
What are your hobbies?
Organic gardening, hiking, dogs, reading history.
What is something that people would be surprised to learn about you?
I was born on a bayou. (think Creedence Clearwater song)
What do you like best about Northwest Arkansas?
So much unspoiled nature and good people.
What customer service skills help you manage your job duties?
Empathy, compassion, patience and an ever-evolving sense of humor.
What is the most rewarding part of your job?
A chance to make a difference in someone's life.