Laurie Wells Selected Employee of the Quarter at NMMC-Pontotoc
PONTOTOC, Miss.—Laurie Wells, data analyst in Business Services, was selected Employee of the Quarter at North Mississippi Medical Center-Pontotoc.
Wells joined NMMC’s hospital in Tupelo in 1996, working as a computer room operator, MIS analyst and FMS analyst. She has worked at NMMC-Pontotoc since September 2015.
“Laurie is customer and coworker friendly,” a coworker wrote in her nomination. “Other departments have expressed their appreciation for her wealth of knowledge. She never seems frustrated.”
A graduate of South Pontotoc High School, Wells received an associate’s degree in data processing from Itawamba Community College.
When asked what she enjoyed most about her job, Wells said “Working with the people at Pontotoc Health Services and a feeling of satisfaction at the end of the day that I have made a difference.”
Her family includes husband Mickey, daughter Emily and son-in-law Charlie Britton and three stepsons—Scotty, Lane and Blake Wells. She lives in Pontotoc and attends Toxish Baptist Church. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and cooking.