July 13, 2020

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UMMC staff receive service recognition

Medical Center leadership is proud to acknowledge those employees who will celebrate service anniversaries during the week of July 13-19.


25 Years

Michael Kenny, surgical support technician, Children’s Hospital (Surgical Suite)

Marilyn Lee, dental assistant, School of Dentistry (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Pathology)

Dr. Larry Scott McDaniel, chair, School of Medicine (Microbiology and Immunology)

20 Years

Diane Dowell, nurse, University Hospital (WH-2 Labor Delivery/Surgery)

Cheryl Dunson, senior business analyst, School of Medicine (Surgery)

Evelyn Dupree, nurse, University Hospital (Obstetric Receiving)

Kara Gibson, instructor in otolaryngology and communicative sciences, School of Medicine

Linda Ellen Gibson, hospital technician, Children’s Hospital (Newborn Intensive Care Unit)

Michael Vaughan, instructional technologist, School of Nursing

April Marice Williams, payroll clerk, Payroll Office

15 Years

Yukonda Buckley, unit secretary, University Hospital (WH-2 Labor Delivery/Surgery)

10 Years

Harry Childs Jr., case manager nurse, University Hospital (Coordinated Care)

Dr. Todd A. Nichols, division chief, School of Medicine (Radiology)

Krista Ann Phillips, inpatient nurse, Children’s Hospital (2C Pediatric Unit)

Dr. John Pettey Sandifer Jr., associate professor of emergency medicine, School of Medicine

5 Years

Jessica Bernamonti, clinic operations supervisor, University Physicians (Lakeland Internal Medicine)

Charity Clark, patient services coordinator, Grenada Medical Center (Patient Access)

Fredrick Davis, rehabilitation technician, University Physicians (Orthopaedics Suites D and I)

Christa Jenkins, inpatient nurse, University Hospital (Medical Surgical Float)

Danielle Kastner, inpatient nurse, Children’s Hospital (Emergency Department)

Kathy Mason Shields, lab services administrative director, University Hospital (Clinical Lab Administration)