GCE Names Alan Garrone Team Member of the Year
Pensacola, Fla. (December 13, 2021) – Global Connections to Employment (GCE) has selected Alan Garrone as the 2021 Team Member of the Year. GCE hires people with disabilities to work at sites across the nation. Alan has worked for GCE for 11 years, and is now the honoree of the organization’s most prestigious recognition.
Alan works in the facilities maintenance department at Lakeview Center on its main campus in Pensacola, Florida. In addition to his contributions at work, Alan volunteers with the fire department, and he coaches Special Olympics athletes. He’s an avid surfer, and helped his mother through the daunting challenges of breast cancer.
“I can’t say enough good things about Alan,” said Bryan Camacho, project manager. “He gives 100% .He made it easy to nominate him as Employee of the Year, and I’m honored to work with him.”
GCE corporate offices are located in Pensacola, Florida, but the agency manages work contract sites in multiple states and the District of Columbia providing jobs to people with disabilities.
“Our organization is fortunate to have the work force we do,” said Allison Hill, CEO, Lakeview Center, the parent company of Global Connections to Employment. “People like Alan embody and show our Mission in action every day.”
Read Alan’s story at GCE.org/successes.