September 2017 – Peggy Beadles
Peggy was first hired on over five years ago as Direct Care Staff and has recently transitioned to a roll in Financial Assistance. She assists consumers with paying their bills and managing their budget. Peggy was nominated by her boss Chastity Brewster who said “Peggy is very reliable and rarely misses a day of work. She is willing to work over and in other areas when needed.”
Employee Q & A
What brought you to The Arc of Pike County?
I was looking for a new job.
What do you like most about your job?
Seeing different people each day and assisting them with their needs.
Who’s your role model?
My Mother – She always told me I could do anything!
What’s one thing not many people know about you?
I wanted to be an ice skater when I was young and foolish!
What’s your favorite thing about working at The Arc of Pike County?
Being with different people each day and now, hope I do a good job of serving others.
What have you gained from working at The Arc of Pike County?
Patience and being kinder to others.
What are 3 words you’d use to describe The Arc of Pike County?
Changing, Interesting, and Worthwhile
What’s your favorite memory from The Arc of Pike County?
Working with Ethel Clark. She was a pistol!