Montgomery County Employees Committee
2016 Board Members
Lori Bass, Chairman
Tiffany Gaunce, Vice Chairman
Terri Strozier, Recording Secretary
Patti Werner, Treasurer
Katy Miramon, Recognition Coordinator
Tracy Hutchison, Secret Pal Coordinator
Mandy Pyle/Cyndi Carevic, Social Secretary
October Meeting's Door Prize Winner
Patti Werner, County Judge's Office - Provided by Leslie Wright, Building Maintenance
Thanksgiving/Christmas Yard Deco
(the back is a snowman)
Everyone that attends the meeting gets a chance to win the door prize!
Come join us and see what we are all about!
The Employees' Committee meets the 3rd Thursday of the month
at 1:30 p.m. in the
County Judge's Conference Room, 501 N. Thompson, 4th Floor, Conroe.
A representative from each county department is encouraged to attend.
September 15, 2016 - Meeting Minutes
AND THE 2016 WINNERS ARE...
Emily is currently employed with Montgomery County District Clerk’s office. Emily is attending college with Southern New Hampshire University pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. She wishes to become a Paralegal and plans to continue law school and become a family lawyer. Growing up with in a large family with 5 siblings, Emily feels that college is her opportunity to make a better future for herself without having to struggle like her family did growing up. We are very pleased to award Emily with a $1,000 scholarship and wish her the best in her studies. Congratulations Emily!
KIMBERLY VAN MEETEREN
Kimberly is the wife of Jeffrey Van Meeteren of the Sheriff’s office. She is currently enrolled at Lone Star Community College with plans to transfer to Texas A&M University pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in nursing. She plans to use her lifelong desire to help others and become a nurse in pediatric oncology. Her volunteer work with children at LifeStyle Christian School along with many other attributes leads us to believe she is the right person for a $1,000 scholarship. Congratulations Kimberly!
Natalie is the daughter of Laura Brownell with the Montgomery County Library System at the R.B. Tullis Branch. Natalie is currently enrolled in the University of Texas at Austin pursing a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry. Natalie would like to continue the investigative route in research labs, preferably in the neuroscience lab or the pharmaceutical industry. Natalie graduated from Kingwood Park High School ranked #7 in her class and took many AP and Dual Credit classes in high school that prepared her for the rigorous natural sciences program at UT. We wish you the best Natalie and are honored to present you with a $500 scholarship. Congratulations Natalie!
Kaylie is the daughter of Tom Branch with Special Activities in the Sheriff’s Office Jail Division. Kaylie is currently attending college with Texas Woman’s University pursuing her Master’s degree in Kinesiology. She wishes to become an Occupational Therapist and work with children on a specialized level. Kaylie lost 2 very important people in her life at a very young age and with the help of a mentor was able to overcome and take what she learned to help other children in the same situation. We are very pleased to award Kaylie with a $500 scholarship and wish her the best in her studies. Congratulations Kaylie!
Natalie is the daughter of Dana Cook, Collections Manager with the Tax Office. Natalie is going to be attending college with Texas A & M University pursuing her degree in Chemical Engineering. Because of her love of math and science, Natalie took many AP classes to prepare for college and was 1st in her graduating class. Natalie has been involved in many community activities including being a Science Fair Judge, being on the Montgomery County Historical Commission Youth Advisory Board and volunteering for Habitat for Humanity to just name a few. We are very pleased to award Natalie with a $1,000 scholarship and wish her the best in her studies. Congratulations Natalie!
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2015 Boss of the Year - JD Lambright, County Attorney
2015 Employee of the Year - Gale Echols, Dist. Attorney's Ofc.
2015 Department of the Year - County Court-At-Law #2,
Presiding Judge Claudia Laird
If you would like to nominate someone for Employee of the Month,
please send completed form to the Montgomery County Employees' Committee
Each monthly winner is eligible to be named Employee of the Year.
EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
|January, 2016||Gwen Holmes Kennedy, Sheriff's Office|
|February, 2016||Sgt. John Schmitt, MCSO Criminal Investigations|
|March, 2016||Amy Guidry, Sheriff's Office|
|April, 2016||James Luman, Custodial|
|May, 2016||Tonia Theriot, Constable Pct. 4|
|June, 2016||Patti Werner, County Judge|
|July, 2016||Sylvia Olszowy, County Judge|
|August, 2016||Amber Twiddy, County Clerk|
|September, 2016||Pam Taras, Purchasing|
|October, 2015||Amy Dunham, County Attorney|
|November, 2015||Amy Boone, Library|
|December, 2015||James Curtis, Co Clerk's IT|
MISSION STATEMENT:The Montgomery County Employees Committee exists to bring the dedicated employees that serve Montgomery County together as a team. As a team, we strive to provide fellowship and unity among the different departments and different areas of the county. The Committee encourages each County department to have a
representative sit on the Committee.