Goodwill’s 2010 Graduate of the Year
Posted: Monday, January 3, 2011 8:57 pm
EMPLOYEE HONORED — Rountree Business Equipment employee Lori Patterson (center) was recently honored as Goodwill’s 2010 Graduate of the Year for Union City. The local Goodwill agency honored clients and employees from its Union City and Jackson Career Solutions Centers. At that awards dinner, Ms. Patterson was joined by Goodwill Career Counselor Jackie McKinney (left) and Rountree Business Equipment owner Nan Rountree. Ms. Patterson was an administative assistant at the Union City Career Solutions Center. “She was out of work and a single mother with two children when she began the Career Solutions program. She took every class offered, from retail training to computer classes,” Ms. McKinney said. Ms. Patterson now works at Rountree’s Union City office on South First Street.
Published in The Messenger 1.3.11