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Making a Difference Employee: October 2016

Congratulations to Dee Heflin for being nominated as October’s Making a Difference Employee! Dee was nominated by many of her peers due to her positive attitude, her willingness to help anyone in need, and her warm, welcoming smile. Dee greets everyone who comes through the doors of MRC with kindness. She stays on top of all her duties and truly lights up the office! Q&A with Dee Heflin Q. Who is your favorite author? A. Jim Butcher, he writes fantasy books. Q. If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to? A. I would go back to ... Read more

Making a Difference Employee: September 2016

Congratulations to Samantha Mitchell for being nominated as September’s Making a Difference Employee! Samantha was chosen for her excellent work with our youth patients. Her peers noted that she is always willing to help, keeps the well-being of the patients first, and is a dedicated team player. Samantha exemplifies our mission statement to the fullest and expresses genuine care and concern toward all patients. Q&A with Samantha Mitchell Q. If you could choose to do anything for a day, what would it be? A. I would spend the day with a pastry chef! I love to bake and decorate cakes. Q. What ... Read more

Making a Difference Employee: August 2016

Congratulations to Rhonda Ryan for being nominated as August’s Making a Difference Employee! Rhonda was chosen for her willingness to go above and beyond to meet the needs of staff and patients. Her peers noted that she is a great team player, a dedicated worker, and always puts the patients first. Rhonda is a great mentor for the kids and keeps a positive attitude at all times. Q&A with Rhonda Ryan Q. If you could learn to do anything, What would it be? A. I would like to learn to crochet and paint. This way I can make my own decorations for ... Read more

Making a Difference Employee: July 2016

We want to congratulate Patty Byars for being nominated as July’s Making a Difference Employee! Patty was chosen due to her constant smile and positive attitude. Her peers noted that she is a very selfless person who consistently practices genuine concern for others. Patty clearly loves her job and cares for those around her. Q&A with Patty Byars Q. Would you rather win the lottery or work at the perfect job? A. I think I could handle both! I would want to keep my job. I definitely couldn’t get rid of it. Especially since a lot of my winnings would go ... Read more

Making a Difference Employee: June 2016

Congratulations to Brad Shideler for being nominated as June’s Making a Difference Employee! Brad was nominated by many of his peers due to his strong work ethic, compassion for others, and constant dedication. He is always willing to do whatever it takes to keep MRC running smoothly, even if it is not part of his normal duties. Q&A with Brad Shideler Q. What was your favorite toy as a child? A. Stompers. They were little electronic cars that took 1 AA battery. They had a little motor that I would take apart. I would change the gears to see if I could ... Read more

Making a Difference Employee: May 2016

Congratulations to Ms. Mary Honey for being nominated as May’s Making a Difference Employee! Ms. Honey was selected due to her remarkable work with our on campus school Transitions Learning Center. Mary is dedicated to her job and she is an inspiration to all the staff at MRC. She is a true example of our Mission Statement by showing true optimism and genuine concern for all. Mary takes time to make sure each student is focused on treatment and their education. Q&A with Ms. Mary Honey Q. When you were a child, what did you want to be when you ... Read more

Making a Difference Employee: April 2016

Congratulations to Ms. Josephine McKinney for being chosen for April’s Making a Difference Employee! Peers voted for Ms. Josephine due to her constant dedication and willingness to help the youth. She also has wonderful rapport with the YD boys, as they really listen and look forward to seeing her. Q&A with Ms. Josephine Q. If you could live in a book, TV show, or movie, what would it be? A. The Bible. It is the most important book. I like how the Bible teaches others how to make a difference and I would like to be a part of one ... Read more

Making a Difference Employee: March 2016

Congratulations are in order for Jim Jones!  He is MRC’s first “Making a Difference Employee”. Multiple peers stated that Jim has a constant dedication to the program, is always willing to help, truly cares about all patients, and he is friendly and compassionate to others. Q&A With Jim Jones Q. If there was a movie produced about your life, who would play you and why? A. Denzel Washington. He is cool and calm in most stressful situations and he has a real human side to him. He is also one of my favorite actors. Q. Who is your favorite superhero? A. Iron Man. He can ... Read more

The 12 Steps of a 5K

Check out an excellent article about MRC Alum David Rosenberg in Memphis Health + Fitness Magazine’s December issue. Read more here.

The 8th Annual MRC Recovery Run 5K

Register Today! November 28, 2015 – 9 am – Overton Park Benefiting Memphis Recovery Centers’ Youth Program $25 Pre-Registration/$30 Registration Brooks Long-Sleeve Podium Tech Shirt* *Pre-Registration Only. Cotton Shirts after 11/15/15. Can’t make it? Register as a Spirit Runner. Visit our race website for more details. Contact: Cayla Coleman (901-272-7751).