Colleagues congratulate Amie Tefera (second from left) on being named Maryville’s Employee of the Month for April 2018.

Amarech “Amie” Tefera, a certified nursing assistant (CNA) who joined Maryville’s staff in October 2014, has been named Employee of the Month for April 2018. This is her second time receiving the honorary award. She previously won the award in June 2016.

Amie was born in Ethiopia. She studied for four years at a theology school in Singapore before coming to the United States in 2001. Amie says she enjoys exercising and spending time with her two children, Millie and John.

Resident Care Manager Hazel Enriquez said, “Amie is really good with her residents. She takes the time to get to know them and she cares about them. She is also a great co-worker.”

Amie calls it “a privilege to be at Maryville.” She added, “I enjoy taking care of our residents.”

Congratulations to April 2018 Employee of the Month Amie Tefera!