27 May 2022

Research Coordinator Celebrated for Being an Inspirational Leader

2022 Q1 Wave the Flag Winner

Geneva recognizes excellence in employees who go above and beyond the normal scope of their work while demonstrating Geneva’s core values and advancing military medicine. The Wave the Flag award is presented quarterly to an employee who exceeds expectations and exhibits Geneva’s core values which are Innovation, Quality, Superior Customer Service, Integrity, Teamwork, and Respect For All.

The 2022-Q1 Wave the Flag recipient was awarded to Research Coordinator Judy Orina based at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA. Judy was nominated by Dr. Pauline Swiger, her colleague, and supervisor, for exhibiting Geneva’s core value of quality.

“Judy exhibits the highest quality work I have seen in my 22 years in the Army,” said COL Pauline Swiger, PhD. “When assisting teammates, Judy’s sense of joy is palpable – she keenly assesses needs, provides support, and relishes in the professional success of colleagues. She inspires and leads our team by demonstrating a strong work ethic and respect for all. Judy is reliable, professional, and determined. Her unwavering commitment sets the highest example of orchestration and cooperation.”

Congratulations to Judy and the other Q1 nominees!

Kathy Gonzales, Research Assistant I, San Antonio Military Medical Center

Tina Greenlee, Program Manager, Brooke Army Medical Center