Several Knoxville Hospital and Clinics employees were honored during their annual service awards ceremony on Monday. 39 employees were recognized, including Dr. Earl McKeever for 50 years of service, Carol Troendle for 40 years, Diane Lambirth for 30 years, and Cindy Crozier, Deb Lefler, Deb Rankin, and Gary Woodhouse for 25 years. Larry Van Baale was recognized as Hero of the Year as well.
Other awards are as follows:
20 years of service – Sharon Bennett, Nutritional Services; Julia Fenoglio, Health Information Management; Dyan Mitchell, Nursing-Med/Surg.; and Julie Morris, Lab.
15 years of service – Liz Brand, Nutritional Services; Brian Clarke, Nuclear Medicine; Heather Davis, Information Technology; Elaine Dralle, Nursing-Clinic; Sue Flander, Nursing-Surgery; Terry Rose, Nursing-Clinic; and Dixie Smith, Nursing-Med/Surg.
10 years of service – Rachel Davis, Wound Care; Amanda Kingrey, Lab; Virginia Pettyjohn, Nursing-ER; and Dr. Mike Van Natta, Provider-Clinic.
5 years of service – Mary Beth Bellon, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Brandi Booth, Provider-Pleasantville Clinic; Jessica Brown, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Jane Cooper, Nutritional Services; Mindy DeZwarte, Nursing-ER; Valerie Elliott, Nursing-Clinic; Pam Giltner, Information Technology; Norene Johnston-Rowland, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Kellie Jones, Nursing-ER; Jolene Marrone, Nutritional Services; Shannon Overton, Nursing-ER; Eric Rankin, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Barb Rees, Admissions; Marjorie Ricardo, Lab; Brian Sims, Human Resources; Sue Switzer, Pharmacy; and Juanita Wilson, Nursing-Med/Surg.