Two employees at the NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island were recognized for outstanding service at an employee gathering on March 1. Visitor and Member Services Coordinator Jennifer Gamiel (left) and Housekeeper Jeff Lawrence (right) were selected by their peers to receive the awards. Jennifer received the “Award of Excellence” and was praised for exceeding expectations and going above and beyond her typical job duties. Staff commendations included her enthusiasm, pleasant personal attitude and commitment to courteous customer service. Jennifer is one of the aquarium’s longest-serving employees, having joined the staff in 1994. Jeff was the recipient of the “Sea Star Award” and was commended for his friendliness, a great attitude and for always lending a helpful hand to fellow staff and visitors. Jeff joined the aquarium in March of 2017.
The NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island is grateful for the efforts and service of these exemplary employees.