Each month, the Human Resources and Marketing Departments at Edward White Hospital will feature a different member of our outstanding hospital.
Name: Suzie Cunningham
Department and Position: Catering Coordinator, Food & Nutrition
Where are you originally from? Gary, Indiana. It was a different city in those days. I moved here 26 years ago.
How long have you worked at Edward White Hospital? I’ve been here just under two years.
What is your favorite thing about working at Edward White Hospital? The teamwork throughout the whole hospital. It doesn’t matter what part of the hospital you’re in. If you need something, someone just jumps in and helps you out. It’s like a little family.
What has been your department’s greatest achievement this year? The overall attitude of all employees is great. “All smiles.” It’s our word of the week. You can feel it when you walk in.
What has been your greatest achievement at work this year? I just love coming to work. It’s wonderful to have a job that you enjoy. I don’t go home saying anything negative. Instead, I’m energetic. Even though I’ve been here 8 hours, I go home with energy.
What has been your greatest personal achievement? I’m proud of my family. I have a husband with a great job. He loves his job. I have two teenagers. They’re great kids, academically and in sports. I’ve very lucky and thankful.
Where’s your favorite place to eat in town? Arigato Steakhouse. They do the whole show of cooking at your table.
Where is your favorite place to travel? We like to stay in state. We go to Cocoa Beach. We have a timeshare there and it’s wonderful. A whole different world on the other coast.
What is one thing that people might not know about you?
I’m an avid reader. I like fiction. My Kindle is constantly on the charger.