Lynne James has been selected as Firelands Regional Medical Center’s Beacon of Light Award winner for February.
The Beacon of Light is a program developed to recognize team members who exemplify and exhibit the values of FRMC in the areas of service, integrity, respect, unity and stewardship along with their commitment as a member of our community.
James is a member of the Dietary Services Department serving as the lead barista at Java City and displays all the qualities for which Firelands stands. Her nomination read: “Lynne is smiling each and every day and has a positive, friendly attitude. She goes out of her way to make sure every guest and employee feels special, in addition to making the coffee shop exude a fun, friendly atmosphere.”
Outside of work, James started the Community Theatre back up on Put-in-Bay. She created the non-profit organization and received $10,000 in grants from the State of Ohio the first two years. James involved children and now the first kids that were on stage back in 2000 to 2002 are graduating. She started a scholarship open to any graduating student who participated in the theater. In addition, James was one of the creators and a current cast member of Short Attention Theatre in Port Clinton.
James has been an employee at Firelands Regional Medical Center for more than three years. She resides in Port Clinton with her husband, Nick.