Maria Mandery has been selected as the Altus Schools Employee of the Month for September. Maria serves Altus junior High as the cafeteria manager. Maria’s co-workers have said she takes pride in her work and is often researching and implementing ways to encourage the students to eat healthier and increase their water intake. She loves the children that come through the lunch line and has a smile for each person she comes in contact with.
Maria has been an Altus Schools employee for 19 years and has worked at Altus Junior High for the past 11 years. She loves working at AJH because of the students and co-workers that she sees every day. Seeing a smile after anyone has eaten the meal she and her team prepare is what motivates her each and every day.
Maria and her husband, Donald, have two sons. They enjoy working with their chickens and spending time together.
Stockman’s Bank presented Maria Mandery with a certificate of appreciation and a $100 bill.