North Mississippi Medical Clinics Name Tesseneer Employee of the Month
BELMONT, Miss.—North Mississippi Medical Clinics recently named Gary Tesseneer, LPN, as the February Employee of the Month.
He works at Belmont Medical Clinic, where he has been for one year. He previously worked at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
He is a graduate of Tishomingo High School and received his LPN training at Itawamba Community College in Tupelo. He has completed additional training in violence prevention. He says what he loves most about his job is the patients.
“I enjoy getting to help them learn about their diseases and how to live an active life,” he said. “I also love all the other employees. It is like having a second family.”
He and his wife, Kathy, have two daughters – Lauren Johnson (Cody), and Katelyn Tesseneer. They have one granddaughter, Mia Johnson. He attends Trinity Assembly of God in Red Bay, Alabama.
“Gary is a team player,” said one coworker who nominated him. “He is always willing to go the extra mile. He makes the patient feel special and like he is their own personal nurse. He tends to their needs and is very compassionate.”
The Employee of the Month honor recognizes employees with exemplary job performance and customer service skills, as well as community involvement.