We are very excited to proudly highlight each month some of our brightest and most committed staff from our entire pool of superb employees.
Taalibah Qatadah AsSiddiq
Taalibah is November’s employee of the month and certainly deserves it! She has continued to set the bar in terms of excellent communication and a passion to care for our clients. Her positive attitude is certainly contagious as well as always being happy to help a site in need. Our SLP community has certainly flourished due to the caring nature of staff such as Taalibah. Congratulations Taalibah; PTC is grateful to have you as an employee and we look forward to a bright future together.
Keng is reliable, compassionate, and most of all, patient. He goes out of his way to support his individuals and meet them were they are at, not where everyone wants them to be. The teams Keng works with feel that he provides a sense of belonging and home to the individuals. Thank you for all that you do, Keng!
"A positive attitude changes everything." Jason is one of the most positive persons you will ever meet. He greets everyone with a smile, a heart-felt 'hello, how are you?', and sometimes even a high-five. He encourages the individuals we serve to live happy, healthy lives. Jason builds trusting relationships with both staff and the individuals, and can be very influential in supporting an active lifestyle. His sincere approach goes a long way, and PTC is VERY happy to have him as a part of our team!
Basra has been an absolutely wonderful addition to the staff at St Johns and to the whole organization of PTC. In handling her day-to-day job duties, Basra not only gets things done but goes above and beyond to serve the individuals she works with. It is clear that Basra is committed to the work she does and to the individuals she serves. From engaging with the guys-- asking questions, having conversations, and being active in the community-- to occasionally scrubbing a toilet or helping to clean dirty laundry, Basra is always willing to do what needs to be done for the well-being of the individuals she serves. She is motivated, intelligent, caring, and empathetic, and everyone have learned and benefited from working alongside her.
Jake has been a leader and wonderful leader at his Site. Jake has gone above and beyond to help with the transition process of our remote monitoring staff within the PTC community. Jake’s hard work and positive attitude is reflected in everything he does for PTC. He’s always eager to help out a fellow co-worker or client in need. This is reflected in all the positive feedback from people who have had the pleasure of working with him. Thank you for all your hard work and commitment Jake, PTC is lucky to have you as an employee!
"Be happy not because everything is good, but because you can see the good side of everything!" Emma has been an exceptionally positive influence here at PTC. She always has a smile on her face, and the positivity is contagious. The individuals we serve are always on the lookout for Emma, which says a lot. She is also a great team leader, and always offers her support. Emma, you are AWESOME!
Jordan has been consistently making a difference with PTC. She goes above and beyond to advocate and support her individuals. She is hard working, and willing to help a hand whenever she can. Jordan is always smiling and has a positive attitude. Thank you for all you do Jordan!!
Quoc has been a wonderful addition to PTC. He is a hard worker and goes above and beyond what is expected from him. He is always willing to help out where he can. Quoc has been a positive influence with the individuals he serves and continues to make a difference in their lives. Way to go Quoc and thank you for all that you do!
Compassion is not a virtue--it is a commitment. It's not something we have or don't have--it's something we chose to practice." --Brené Brown. Gina has been practicing, sharing, and teaching compassion here at PTC. All of the families and individuals who have had the luck in crossing her path have shared stories that demonstrate her knowledge and skills, but in particular, her compassion. She is eager to learn, and is always looking for ways to share her skills with others. Way to go Gina!!!
Moemen is an exceptional member of the Pathways Team! He compassionately serves the residents he works with day in and day out. He is a respected team player and has a remarkable rapport with the residents. Moemen's hard work and dedication truly makes a difference. Thank you Moemen for your contributions to the Pathways Team.
Abdiwali has been a fantastic addition at all the sites he works at. Abdiwali is always more than happy to contribute to any projects of the day and the enthusiasm he brings to the job makes him a joy to work with for staff and residents alike. The professionalism that he brings to the work place is second to none. He is always willing to step up to whatever task is placed in front of him.
"Great things are done by a series of small things brought together" -Vincent Van Gogh. Cole has always sought to bring PTC staff and individuals together, while supporting a fun environment in the community. He always reaches out with new ideas in ways to support the Respite Program, and strives to facilitate Team Work. PTC looks forward to his future endeavors here at PTC.
Coral has been such a great addition to our Supervisor Team. She has excelled at being a site supervisor, and continues to work hard. She goes above and beyond what is expected, and brings positive energy to her individuals. Thank you for all you do Coral! Keep up the great work.
Latisha is wonderful example of someone who makes a difference. She is always encouraging and supporting individuals daily. She goes above and beyond to ensure the sites are run smoothly, and the individuals are well served. She is always willing to lend a helping hand, and has a positive outlook on what she brings to the table. We are so proud to have Latisha as a DSP at PTC. Thank you for all you do Latisha!
Dani has been a wonderful addition to the SLS department at PTC. She goes out of her way to build a strong rapport with the individuals she serves. Her positive nature is contagious and it shows in her work ethic. Thank you for making a difference!
Sarah has been a positive influence here at PTC. She brightens the lives of those in our Family Services Respite Program. As a Team Lead, she goes out of her way to help create supportive and creative environment. Her work ethic shows her commitment to the individuals we serve, and PTC Core Values. Family Services wouldn't be the same without her!
Sam has been a pillar and a positive mentor at the Plymouth house with the residents he works with. Sam has consistently stepped up to help when additional support is needed, always bringing a positive attitude and great work ethic. Sam embodies servant leadership. Great Job Sam!! You make a difference!
Gutame exudes a positive and supportive persona. She has a wonderful way of engaging with the PTC individuals she works with. Gutame uses a very interactive approach that helps engage the individuals in a variety of social activities and settings. The families she collaborates her services with, have also called to thank her several times for the work that she does. Way to go Gutame!
Temika is a great example of someone who makes a difference. She consistently go above and beyond to ensure she is supporting and advocating for the individuals as best as she can. Temika is always willing to help wherever she can and has a positive outlook on everything she does. Thank you for all that you do!
Xia is an instrumental member of the finance team. We’ve recently had a lot of transition and change and Xia has done an outstanding job learning new tasks and developing new processes. She is always positive and willing to help others. Xia takes initiative to work through new problems by doing research and always works hard. We are so fortunate to have her on the PTC team! Thank you for making a difference Xia!
Leslie has been consistently making a difference in the lives of the residents at the Hickory Trail House. Leslie is incredibly positive, enthusiastic, and committed to the success of the individuals he works with. He demonstrates the PTC core values and enriches the lives of others. Congratulations Leslie, we are proud to have you as part of the PTC Team!!
Isaac as been a strong leader in his role as the Respite Supervisor. He is very dedicated to supporting the individuals relationships, and collaborating with the FS team on how to best serve everyone. He continually advocates for the staff and individuals, in an effort to provide a very supportive environment for all. Thank you Isaac for all you do!!!