Gerre-Medhin was praised for her work ethic and friendly demeanor to patients, visitors and colleagues. She helps maintain the cleanliness and appearance of the Main Lobby, which receives the majority of foot traffic on a daily basis.
“It is not surprising Tsige works our Main Lobby because she is exactly the kind of individual you would want as the first face of Springfield Memorial Hospital,” wrote her nominator. “She is a kind soul and a hard worker. She does a pristine job of taking care of our area, and she does it with a smile on her face.”
Gerre-Medhin has worked for Springfield Memorial Hospital since 2002.
The colleague of the year is selected from 11 individuals named colleague of the month from January through November of the year. Gerre-Medhin was the November colleague of the month.