By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen

Eastside Medical Center honors employees
147 Employees represent combined 1,800 years supporting patient care

By Kimberly Johnson

Snellville — Eastside Medical Center recognized 147 employees for five or more years of service during a ceremony held at the Infinite Energy Center in Duluth this month.

“Our dedicated employees make Eastside Medical Center a healthcare provider and employer of choice in the community,” said Trent Lind, CEO of Eastside Medical Center. “Every day, they demonstrate our commitment to the care and improvement of human life. This annual event affords us an opportunity to recognize so many of our team members who chose to continue supporting exceptional patient care at Eastside year after year and even decade after decade.”

emc 190053116 Pam Kramer 35 years of serviceLeft: Pam Kramer

Employees were recognized for their work anniversaries in five-year increments from five years to 35 years. Awards were presented to each employee by their hospital director and members of the senior leadership team.

Honorees by years of service:

35 Years: Marinelle Davis, Pamela Kramer and Sharon Mitchell

30 Years: Anna Marlow, Coleen Sereno, Terilyn Gottschalk, Lisa Hartlage, Roberta Dodson, Denise Bond and Pat Geras

25 Years: Sharon McLean, Charlotte Lominec, Sharon Hicks and Lonie Small

20 Years: Leslie Moore, Jean Suess, Vicky Artelli, Sandra Hickenbottom, Heather Blackburn, Charlene Napier, Sarah Dutton, Aaron Lee, Shane Way, Laura Dasilva and Rosita Cage

15 Years: Carol Mauldin, Michell Collins, Monica McKenzie, Desiree Parham, Patience Nkwocha, Leigh Robison, Wanda Hunter, Jill Austin, Philomene Arthur, Christina McLeod, Jessie Howard, Magewattee Bhoodai, Gail Zwicke, Heather Cobb, Monica Brand, Regina Russell, Vincent Allgood, Derek Wonderly, Teresa Dinkins, Patience Fashinasi, Marloy Clay, Roxanne McCullough, Dharmistha Patel, Tesa Herrington, Cristy Willems, Kerrie Jolley, Richard Wilson, Christina Minyard, Valeda Overton, Jewel Bramwell, Marva Passmore, Julie Thompson, Patrice Bean, Amynah Vadsaria, Deborah Sneed, Anthony Green, Steve Tyndall, Tasha Griswell, Janice Smith and Paula Sweeney

emc 190053116 Marti Davis 35 years of serviceRight: (Pictured left to right): Trent Lind, CEO, Marti Davis, honoree, Pattie Botteron, Lab Director, and Stuart Downs, Chief Nursing Officer

10 Years: Dennise Senior, Sopeap Song, Velma Cooke, Yvette Walters Harrison, Annette Anderson, Sonia Perpignan, Jasmine Nesbeth-Moise, Sheena Thomas, Maureen Brown, Karen West, Jody Blackwood, Jacqueline Stokes, Kamisha Tucker, Vanessa Proby, Vivian Taylor, Milton Lowe, Stephen Foster, Glenda Tribble, Amy Rogers, Winsome Richards, Viayneri Cortez, Gregory Carefoot, Beatrice Taylor, Angela Geike, Rebecca Richards, Lalita Ramcharran, Madonna Morris, Fred Garswah, Margaret Linhorst, Faye Williams, Phyllis Ajodhia, Becky Standford, Norma Hernandez and Michael Scott

5 Years: Yvonne Lindsay, Deb Chand, Ma Lee Bryan, Bella Belayneh, Audrey Coombs Chin, Frank De La Cruz, Steven Smith, Chere Amsterdam, Shannon Mckenney, Dana Wetzstein, Jennifer London, Krystal Ellis, Donna Tucker, Debra Walthour, Candace Sumerlin, Dorothy Tearett, Denice Goepp, Lance Holder, Anne Bandy, Marleine Jean, Joslin John, Jessica Spence, Rosita McTaggart, Pamela Danzis, Dionne Horton, Jenny Truong, Glenna Neumann, Bertha Sorto, Nguyen Chau, Brian Gowens, Robert Sheppard, Taylor Orr, Amy Licker, Jameson Toussaint, Amanda Roach, Brian Schubert, Mitchell Maffeo, Jacquelyn Esterling, Mimi Lee, Sandra Chinn, Mark Stefancik, Chinenye Nwokocha, Rebecca Steele, Debra Larson, Richard Sinclair, David Williams, D Austin, Meredith Goodman and Terry Andrews-Miller.


Eastside Medical Center is a 310-bed, multi-campus medical center serving patients in Gwinnett and surrounding counties for more than 35 years. Nationally recognized for patient safety, Eastside’s comprehensive medical and surgical programs include heart and vascular, neurosciences, cancer, orthopedics, rehabilitation, sleep medicine, women’s services, spine and wellness center, wound care clinic, center for weight loss, behavioral health and 24-hour emergency care. Eastside Medical Group provides primary care for patients of all ages in several community office locations. The Eastside Medical Center main campus is located at 1700 Medical Way in Snellville; the South Campus for Behavioral Health and Inpatient Rehabilitation is located at 2160 Fountain Drive in Snellville; the Loganville Digital Imaging Center is located at 3445 Georgia 81 in Loganville; and the Breast Imaging & Diagnostic Center is located at 1700 Tree Lane in Snellville. 

For more information, visit EastsideMedical.com.