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Nighswonger Named Lemon Creek Employee of the Year

Photo of LCCC 2014 Employee of the Year Zane Nighswonger

LCCC EOY Officer Zane Nighswonger

The 2014 Lemon Creek Correctional Center Employee of the Year is Correctional Officer Zane Nighswonger. Officer Nighswonger was selected by a diverse group of Lemon Creek Correctional peers, from a large group of nominees for this honor. Officer Nighswonger has worked at Lemon Creek Correctional Center for approximately 2 ½ years, and has shown a positive team oriented work ethic. He is always available to assist other staff and get the job done. Officer Nighswonger has over the last year shown through his personnel efforts and example a new meaning of dedication for all of us. His professional demeanor and abilities as a Correctional Officer reflects positively on him, and the Department of Corrections. Correctional Officer Nighswonger’s selection as Lemon Creek Correctional Center’s 2014 employee of the Year is one we can all be proud of. Please join me in congratulating Zane Nighswonger in this honor.

— Superintendent Scott Wellard