Employee of the Quarter

Fourth Quarter of 2019

The Employee of the Quarter for the fourth quarter of 2019 is Joanne Nelson from Community Services!


Joanne has been working double duty this quarter.  She has gone above and beyond to ensure deadlines were met through a contract administration process without a Department Director.  She has expertly navigated difficult situations with grace to move forward on projects and contracts and she has improved several internal policies to allow the team to be more efficient with their time. 

Joanne is dependable and delivers results for contracted organizations and within county departments. She stays until the work is done and is extremely reliable.  Joanne is considerate of how taxpayer dollars are spent and she ensures these dollars are spent appropriately.  While she has a very busy schedule, she always greets everyone with a smile.

Joanne helps the Community Services team stay organized, on task, and helps them grow.  She is endlessly patient, kind-hearted, and sees the positive in everyone and everything.  Joanne is caring, dependable, takes initiative, is dedicated to her work, and is very deserving of Employee of the Quarter.

The Employee Recognition and Suggestion Committee would also like to recognize the following nominees:


  • Terra Adrian – Emergency Telecommunicator – Joint Communications Operations

    Linda Conz – Legal Assistant I – Prosecuting Attorney

    Julie Crouch  - Deputy County Clerk II – County Clerk

    Angela Loftin – Legal Assistant I – Prosecuting Attorney

    Lincoln Smith – Road Maintenance Worker IV – Road & Bridge

Click here to see the full list of past employee of the quarter winners.