Huntsville, AL; Arlington, VA – Yorktown Systems Group, Inc. (Yorktown) announces the selection of Nancy Kate Baugher and Neena Bansal as Co-Employees of the Month for August 2018.
As the Language, Regional Expertise and Culture (LREC) Program Assistant, Nancy Kate Baugher has streamlined the administrative processes within the LREC program. She shows consistent integrity by displaying honesty, good character, good principles, fairness, and trustworthiness in her day-to-day work. Nancy Kate’s work ethic allows the LREC Program Manager, Patrick Rousey, the ability to focus his time and effort on the large, overlying tasks and functions of the LREC Program. Patrick Rousey said, “Nancy Kate has been instrumental in reducing the amount of administrative issues that impact the LREC Operations day-to-day. Her teamwork and willingness to work with little guidance and limited supervision has allowed the Program Management Office and I to focus on other aspects of the LREC Program.” She excels in anticipating potential issues and difficulties and actively developing solutions. Her open communication with all employees and management involved with the LREC Program consistently results in providing quality resolution to any questions or issues. Nancy Kate treats her co-workers and customers with respect, which enables her to work effortlessly across departments involved with the LREC Program.
Neena Bansal is a French Language and Culture Instructor (LCI) at the Foreign Services Institute. Bringing her education and prior language instruction experience, Neena quickly distinguished herself as a valued, dedicated member of the team. Her Government Technical Monitor quickly learned she could be counted on to handle the most challenging students and learning environments. In addition to excellent reviews from her students and outstanding evaluations from her section and Yorktown observations, Neena repeatedly volunteered for additional duties and classes. She volunteered to lead discussion groups, led YSG’s ACTFL planning group, and presented during FSI Staff Development sessions. Most recently, Neena was selected as one of only three LCIs to participate in a train the trainer program for SMART Notebook 17 Clinics. She has also volunteered and was selected to represent the French Section for In-Section onboarding of new instructors as well as a mentor for new instructors during New Instructor Orientation. Further, her contributions to the Innovation Lab have resulted in several mini-scenarios for student learning. Her pursuit of excellence carries over into all she does, and she is an excellent representative of YSG at FSI; continually advancing YSG values and guiding principles.
Yorktown is a professional services company providing customized solutions and management capabilities to help Federal and Civil organizations achieve their goals and objectives in the areas of training and education; language and cultural training; operational mission support; modeling and simulation; systems engineering/management analysis; administrative services; integrated logistics; and health and human services. Yorktown’s leadership and staff are innovative, informed, involved, and adaptive, providing the vision and expertise to stay in front of ever-changing client landscapes and challenges.