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Deidre Michie Honored with Lori G Drummond Leadership Award

We are proud to recognize Deidre Michie, Human Resources Generalist, as this quarter’s recipient of the Lori G. Drummond Leadership Award. This award honors an OlyFedder who demonstrates our values in all the work they do to move our mission forward in serving our customers, community and fellow colleagues.

Deidre Mitchie at the main downtown branch in Olympia, WAThroughout the past quarter, Deidre has gone above and beyond to ensure the success of the Association. To ensure quality hires, she was responsible for screening and interviewing more than 100 candidates during the past quarter alone. She has managed and improved the interview scheduling and employee review processes and updated every job description across the Association.

In addition to her regular duties, Deidre also coordinates activities such as CPR training and participates on our Safety Committee. She is always looking for new ways to improve the employee experience to create a more positive and productive work environment. She is a source of all things HR related and is always happy to assist employees with questions and concerns. She attended conferences on HR best practices to better serve the Association and its employees, planned the company picnic, coordinated United Way activities and still found time to volunteer in our community.

“Deidre’s positive attitude is contagious, and she is always willing to go the extra mile to help her colleagues,” Josh Deck, President & CEO said. “She is a team player and has been instrumental in hiring the talented team of OlyFedders that provide our customers with the top-quality customer service we’re known for.”

For her invaluable dedication to our team, please join us in congratulating Deidre Michie on receiving the Lori G. Drummond Leadership Award!