January 2017

Kathy Wilkison

January 2017 – Kathy Wilkison, Direct Care Staff, Living Options

Kathy has been with The Arc of Gibson County for 2 years. Kathy was nominated by Living Options Admin staff who said. “Kathy always has a positive attitude and makes the consumers feel good about  themselves. She is caring, dependable, punctual, flexible and completes documentation on time and accurately. Kathy takes pride in the work she does and always keeps the best interest of consumers in mind.”

Employee Q & A

What brought you to The Arc of Gibson County?

I like companion care.

What do you like most about your job?

Helping others achieve their goals.

Who’s your role model?

My mom is my role model.

What’s one thing not many people know about you?

I am the 8th of nine children.

What’s your favorite thing about working at The Arc of Gibson County?

The consumers I care for.

What have you gained from working at The Arc of Gibson County?

Patience and allowing people to work at their own pace.

What are 3 words you’d use to describe The Arc of Gibson County?

Making a Difference

What’s your favorite memory from The Arc of Gibson County?

Witnessing the joy and happiness from the consumers at our Annual Banquet.

An advice for current / new staff?

Care for the consumers like you want your family to be cared for.