N E W S R E L E A S E
Feb. 16, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Carla Brittle, Management and Resource Administrator
Parks and Recreation names Employee of the Year
James City County Parks and Recreation Communications Specialist Veda McMullen was named the department’s 2011 Employee of the Year. McMullen received the honor from Parks and Recreation Director John Carnifax during the department’s annual Employee of the Year ceremony held recently. She was recognized for her efforts to promote the department’s special events, facilities and parks to the public, a role that supported increased citizen and visitor participation. Her thoroughness, attention to detail and customer service initiatives also significantly increased awareness of the department within the community.
The Employee of the Year program recognizes employees who consistently perform well beyond what is required on a day-to-day basis. All the nominees - Pauline Milligan, Budget Management Specialist; Nancy Ellis, Parks Administrator; Camilla Eckenrode, Instructor I Youth Soccer; and Dana Derr, Senior Recreation Leader were recognized during the award event.
Pictured from L to R: John Carnifax, Parks and Recreation Director and Veda McMullen, Communications Specialist