Associates

03
Dec

Associate Story: Carlos Rodriguez

We want to congratulate our latest Associate of the Month: Carlos Rodriguez! The team in particular wanted to recognize his exemplary service toward PTT customers. Here is what they had to say: Carlos has consistently demonstrated the willingness to go the extra mile to maintain customer relationships. He is always ...

12
Nov

Associate Story: Kevin Okarski, Frank Petty

September represents a special month for Pinnacle Transplant Technologies because our team could not pick just one associate of the month—so we chose two instead! Kevin Okarski, Research and Development Manager, and Frank Petty, Research and Development Scientist, were both recognized for ...

14
Oct

Associate Story: Joanne Lucero (2019)

Congratulations to Joanne Lucero, who was named “Associate of the Month” for the second time this past August! Joanne last earned the honor back in November 2018, and her contributions continue to impress her fellow associates. Here is what they had ...

27
Sep

It is that time of year again where we have the privilege of recognizing our associates who recently earned the designation of Certified Tissue Bank Specialist. This honor is bestowed upon those professionals who pass the qualification exam from the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB), which ...

13
Sep

Associate Story: Edlin Ruelas- Melendez

We’re excited to announce Edlin Ruelas- Melendez as the July 2019 “Associate of the Month” for Pinnacle Transplant Technologies! Her fellow associates were particularly praiseworthy about her positive demeanor and commitment to honoring the donation process. Here is what they had to say: “Edlin is dedicated ...

31
Jul

Associate Story: Cathy Berg (2019)

Congratulations to our June 2019 “Associate of the Month,” Cathy Berg! Cathy is the accounts payable specialist and has previously been recognized for her tremendous contributions to the Pinnacle team. Her colleagues specifically commended her dedication and caring attitude, among which were key reasons for this recognition. Here ...

07
Jul

Associate Story: Rebecca Long

It might be obvious for a human resources professional to find the most reward from working with and around great people, but Rebecca Long—Pinnacle Transplant Technologies’ HR administrative assistant—truly takes great pride in it. Whether she is helping with new associate training and onboarding or maintaining ...

27
May

Associate Story: Jessica Young

Jessica Young has always had an active career in the medical industry. For nearly a decade, she was an Emergency Medical Technician, where she supported patients in need of emergency services. This ultimately got her foot in the door at a tissue bank back in Montana, where she worked ...

29
Apr

Associate Story: Kelsey Bilodeau

For as long as Kelsey Bilodeau can remember, she has wanted to work in the medical field. From her studies in school to an early job at a birth tissue processor, she seemed destined to make a difference for patients. Now, she is supporting donors and their gifts at ...

31
Mar

Associate Story: Brianna Fields

Congratulations to our February 2019 “Associate of the Month,” Brianna Fields! Brianna joined Pinnacle Transplant Technologies after school to become the processing technician where she helps produce and prepare the bone and tissue allografts that benefit recipients around the world. In addition, she has taken on the additional task of quality ...