• Employee of the Month

Employee of the Month – January 2018

Ms. Gwen White

Behavioral Health Paraprofessional

Behavioral Health Services Department


Sage Memorial Hospital would like to introduce our January 2018 Employee of the Month, Ms. Gwen White. Ms. White has worked in our Behavioral Health Services Department as a Behavioral Health Paraprofessional for 4 months. She is known for her hard work, sense of humor, and incredible personality that both patients and staff find a delight. She is a pillar in her department for her leadership skills and can-do attitude. She is always willing to go above and beyond for both staff and patients.

We would like to thank Ms. White for all her hard work in helping provide quality healthcare to our patients here at Sage Memorial Hospital. On behalf of the Board of Directors, Administration, and the Employee of the Month Committee, we applaud you for your impeccable work.

Nominated by:
Mr. Ronald Boyce, LMSW, Behavioral Health Services Supervisor

  • Information

Every month, Sage will choose an Employee of the Month based off of nominations by other employees. The EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH will receive a gift card, a certificate and an award for the employee’s recognition.  A designated parking spot will also be included.  Selection will be announced on the first of each month by Meditech or E-mail.

Instructions for nomination:

Please submit your nomination through Meditech or Email to the attention of Anthony Castillo in the Human Resources Department.

1. Select any employee who you think deserves recognition for all the hard work and outstanding efforts he/she puts forth here at Sage Memorial.
2. Write a brief description or statement or a short success story indicating the reason this person should be selected as an employee of the month. Please indicate how this person has improved within your department. How he/she works with others and how he/she assists you and importantly with the patients.
3. Send your nomination requests by email or by Meditech no later than the 30th day of month.

If you have any questions, please call Anthony Castillo directly at: 928-755-4861.

Previous Employee of the Month

  • 2015

    April  2015

    Mr. Herman Kee, Certified Nursing Assistant

    May  2015

    Ms. Zella Wilson, Emergency Room Technician

    June  2015

    Ms. Dorothy Poola, Nursing Department

    July  2015

    Ms. Geneva Spencer, Pharmacy Technician

    August  2015

    Mr. David Salabye, Groundskeeper

    September  2015

    Ms. Shirlene Bigwater, General Laboratory Supervisor

    October  2015

    Ms. Rodericka Lomakema, Certified Coder

    November  2015

    Mr. Shawn Greenwood, Medical Assistant

    December  2015

    Ms. Lorna Begaye, Certified Dental Assistant

  • 2016

    January  2016

    Mr. Coronel Lopez, Director of Rehabilitative Services

    February 2016

    Ms. Alirita Nelson, Lead Certified Pharmacy Technician

    March  2016

    Mr. Truman Slim, Rehabilitation Technician/Aide

    April 2016

    Mr. Jimmie Pete, Lead Environmental Services Technician

    May 2016

    Ms. Galena Davis, Certified Respiratory Therapist

    June 2016

    Ms. Kileen Black-Tsosie, Registered Medical Assistant

    July 2016

    Ms. Trisha Henio, Environmental Services Technician

    August 2016

    Ms. Pamela Williams, Dental Assistant

    September 2016

    Mr. Ledoux Yazzie, Medical Laboratory Technician

    October 2016

    Ms. Rachelle Begay, Rehabilitation Technician

    November 2016

    Ms. Melanie Neztsosie, Family Nurse Practitioner

    December 2016

    Mr. Michael Day, Certified Optometrist Technician

  • 2017

    January 2017

    Ms. Emmeline Thompson, Diabetes & Community Health Nurse Supervisor

    February 2017

    Ms. Terrie Wyaco, Patient Accounting Representative

    March 2017

    Ms. Jacqueline Chee, Admissions & Registration Clerk

    April 2017

    Mr. Arnold Leonard, Health Information Management Clerk

    May 2017


    June 2017

    Ms. Irene Claw, Environmental Services Technician

    July 2017

    Ms. Melisa Nelson, Environmental Services Technician

    August 2017

    Mr. Kyle Winkelman, Medical Technologist

    September 2017

    Ms. Sharlene Holiday, Behavioral Health Paraprofessional

    October 2017

    Mr. Brian Johnson, Emergency Room Technician

    November 2017

    Ms. Florene Long, Administrative Assistant

    December 2017

    Ms. Lindsay Giersberg, OPD Unit Ward Clerk