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BELLEVUE, Wash.  – Jermaine Perrien, assistant director - Internal Sales at Symetra was presented with a Patriot Award, by Dan McManus, employment outreach coordinator for the Washington Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Committee, in recognition of extraordinary support of his employees serving in the Guard and Reserve. 

Perrien was nominated by  Washington Army National Guard 2nd Lt. Aidan Reigler, a system analyst at Symetra.  “Perrien has been very supportive of my service and has always been willing to work around my schedule, even when we had last minute changes to the deployment schedule,” said Reigler. “I am extremely grateful to work for a company and a supervisor like Jermaine.”

“The Patriot Award was created by ESGR to publicly recognize individuals who provide outstanding patriotic support and cooperation to their employees who have answered their nation’s call to serve,” said McManus. “Supportive supervisors are critical to maintaining the strength and readiness of the nation’s Guard and Reserve units.”

“I am very honored to receive this great recognition,” said Perrien in response to being awarded the Patriot Award.

ESGR is a Department of Defense office that develops and promotes supportive work environments for service members in the National Guard and Reserve through outreach, recognition, and educational opportunities that increase awareness of applicable laws. ESGR also provides assistance in resolving conflicts between Service members and their employers. For more information about ESGR outreach programs or volunteer opportunities, call (800) 336-4590 or visit www.ESGR.mil/WA.

Pictured: Jermaine Perrien (top right), assistant director - Internal Sales at Symetra was presented with a Patriot Award, by Dan McManus (far left), employment outreach coordinator for the Washington Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Committee, in recognition of extraordinary support of his employees serving in the Guard and Reserve.  Perrien was nominated by  Washington Army National Guard 2nd Lt. Aidan Reigler (bottom right), a system analyst at Symetra.

 

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