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2018 Customer Service Award Winners
February Recipient: August Wyrick
Team Role: Kennel Attendant
Team Member Since: August 2014
Favorite Thing About Lawndale: Her coworkers, corgis, and being able to work with animals every day
Pets: A cat named Paris, and 2 dogs (Daisy and Bear)
Time Spent in the Veterinary Field: 3.5 years
Educational Experiences: August is currently in the veterinary technician program online through Penn Foster. She hopes to become a zoo veterinary technician.
What Her Teammates Say: August really cares about the animals (corgis especially!). She is a very organized, motivated, and reliable employee who always pays attention to the details. She never complains and always gets her tasks accomplished on time. She is also very artistic!
Hobbies: Photography of animals and nature, drawing, reading, and getting to know people all over the country through video games
January Recipient: Robin Gilbert
Team Role: Technical Staff
Team Member Since: August 2016
Favorite Thing About Lawndale: All the patients and her team; She especially loves educating clients about all aspects of pet care
Pets: Tiberius (shown) and Inara, who are sibling 2 year-old Walker Coonhounds
Time Spent in the Veterinary Field: 14 years
Educational Experiences: Associates Degree in Applied Science in Veterinary Technology from Northern Virginia Community College (May 2008); BS in Interdisciplinary Studies from Virginia Commonwealth University (concentration in Veterinary Technology and Management) (May 2011)
What Her Teammates Say: Robin is a very positive individual, and she pays attention to the details in everything she does. She has a great sense of humor, and she always wears a smile on her face. Robin is incredibly helpful, and she has a knack for teaching and directing others in an encouraging manner.
Hobbies: Spending time with family, friends, and pets; Training and taking her dogs to the park; Volunteering at the Greensboro Science Center; Legos