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Past Values in Action Award Winners

2014 Values in Action Awards Winners
Dignity – Krista Morand, Manager, Pharmacist Operations, Pharmacy
*Excellence – Christine Gurney, RN, MSN-Nurse Specialist II Women & Infants, Nursing Center of Excellence
Service – Herbert Junius Brown, II Supervisor, Nutritional Care, Nutritional Care Services
Justice – Rosendo Silva, Priest/Chaplain, Spiritual Care

2013 Values in Action Awards Winners
Dignity – Susann Burnett, RN, BS, CBPN-IC, IBCLC, Nurse Navigator, Women's Wellness Center
Excellence – Heather Beall, BSN, RN, PCCN, CWON, Clinical III Cartel
Service – Diane Duran, ARU Social Services, MSW-Rehab Services
*Justice – Debra Drew, Chief Executive Officer, Camino Health Center

2012 Values in Action Awards Winners
*Dignity – Edward Stadler, M.D., Physician
Excellence – Linda Standiford, RN, BSN, MBA, NPD-BC, Director, Nursing Center of Excellence
Service – Cathy Maryhew, Transporter Dispatcher/Office Coordinator, Integrated Services
Justice – Leyla Davijani, Operations Manager, Nutritional Care Services

2011 Values in Action Awards Winners
Dignity – Christine H. Bui, Assistant Controller, General Accounting
Excellence – Genevieve Grable, BSN, RN CNIII, CMSRN, 3 East
Service – Veronica Sanchez, Education Representative, Professional Education
Justice – Sue Marshall, Employee Relations Manager, Human Resources

2010 Values in Action Awards Winners
Dignity – Lars Galuppo, Director Construction
*Service – Long Q. Pham, Senior Business Analyst, Information Technology Services
Excellence – Cherie Fox, RN, BSN, CCRN, Charge Nurse, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
Justice – George B. Avila, MURP, Manager, Healthy Communities, Mission Integration

2009 Values in Action Awards Winners
Dignity – Ellen Kovacevich, OTR/L, CLT-LANA, Occupational Therapist, Rehab Services
Service – Karen Torina, Supervisor, Accounts Payable, General Accounting
Excellence – Peggy Kirkwood, RN, MSN, ACNP, Cardiovascular Nurse Practitioner, Cardiology
Justice – Maria Ramirez, RN, Clinical Nurse II, Medical 3 West

2008 Values in Action Awards Winners
Dignity - Mary Noakes, RN, BSN, ONC, Nurse Manager, Medical/Oncology
Service - Dionisio (Nicho) Araiza Morales, Environmental Services, Aide, Environmental Services
Excellence - Thomas P. Yoneda, RN, Orthopedic/Thoracic Specialty Coordinator, Surgical Services
Justice - Mary Hackman, MSW, Social Worker, Clinical Social Work

2007 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Phyllis Wachenheim, RN, BSN, Inpatient Cardiac Rehab Liaison Nurse
Service – Gil Leighty, RN, BSN, Specialty RN II, Surgery Intensive Care Unit
Excellence – Maggie Meyer, RN, CMSRN, ONC, Clinical Nurse III, 3 West
Justice – Felipe Perez, RRT, Respiratory Therapy

2006 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Michelle Chee Darrow, P.T., Supervisor Physical Therapy
Service – Nelisa “Nellie” Wolfgramm-Niu, Supervisor Payroll
Excellence – Jennifer “Jen” Schollenberger, RN., Specialty RN III Surgery Intensive Care Unit
Justice – Noreen Cichocki, R.N., B.S.N., Care Manager Care Management

2005 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Mark Wohlgemuth, M.D., Chief of Staff, 2004
Service – Donna Kendig, Employee Relations Manager, Human Resources
Excellence – Joe Parelli, RT, Radiologic Technologist, Interventional Radiology
Justice – Dalida Dwyer, MPT, OCS, Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, Rehab Services/Sports and Wellness

2004 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Sue Hayes, RN, BSN, Nurse Manager, OB
Service – David Quinn, Pharmacy Technician, Pharmacy
Excellence – Marge Shearer, PT, Director, Rehab Services/Sports & Wellness
Justice – Kathleen Braun, Chaplain, Spiritual Care Services

2003 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Patricia Atallah, R.N., Director, Case Management/Admitting
Service – Alejandro Granados, Food Server Worker III/Catering
Excellence – Alice Daugherty,R.N., BSN, OCN, Clinical Nurse III
Justice – Marcello A. Borzatta, M.D., Chief of Staff

2002 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Robin Palmer, R.N., Emergency Department
*Service – Francisco Munoz, Radiology
Excellence – Michelle Woodley, R.N., Cardiovascular Services
Justice – Sandy Denny, R.N., Case Management

2001 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Howard Young, M.Div., B.C.C., Chaplain, Spiritual Care
Service – Carol Catalano, R.N., Clinical Nursing Manager, Cardiac Rehabilitation
Excellence – Carol Lowery, R.N.C., B.S.N., Nurse Educator, Education
Justice – Cindy McMahon, R.N., M.N., Executive Director Community Benefit

2000 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Valentino Fernandes, M.D.
*Service – Gina Guevara, Nutritional Assistant, Nutritional Care Services
Excellence – Louella Paul, Decision Support System Manager, Accounting
Justice – Connie Stalcup, R.N., Trauma Nurse Coordinator

1999 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Helen Bluett, R.N., Clinical Manager, CICU
Service – Marcia Desrosiers, Director, Information Services
Excellence – Mary Kay Bader, R.N., Clinical Nurse Specialist, Emergency Services
Justice – Lora Snow, LCSW, Social Worker, Patient & Family Services

1998 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Margie Whittaker, R.N., ICU Clinical Manager
Service – Georgi Mercado, Trauma Office Assistant
*Excellence – Mike Butler, Benefits/Payroll Manager
Justice – Becky Pozsgai, Purchasing Clerk, Materials Management

1997 Values in Action Award Winners
*Dignity – Tom Jones, Sergeant, COHR Security
Service – Kent Adamson, M.D., 1996 Chief of Staff
Excellence – Ellen Hayes, Director, Surgical Services
Justice – Elizabeth Hiestand, Director, Patient & Family Services

1996 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Ann Dean, R.N., Emergency Services
Service - Linda Muhr, Auxiliary
*Excellence – Trauma Team
Justice – Jane DuBois, Pastoral Care Services

1995 Values in Action Award Winners
Dignity – Priscilla Clark, R.N., CICU
Service – Marty LePere, Office Manager, Center for Sports and Wellness
Excellence – Pulmonary Rehabilitation Education Program
Justice – Donna Farris, LCSW, Patient and Family Services

*System-wide recipient