Tim Murch, president of Mitch Murch’s Maintenance Management Company (MMMM) presented Irene Bigbee with the Team Member of the Year Award at the company’s annual awards presentation meeting held in Las Vegas earlier this year.

The Award honor’s MMMM’s building service contracting Team Member whose job performance, civic involvement, and family role best exemplify qualities found in superior custodial Team Members. It is the highest honor available to MMMM employees.

Bigbee received a round of applause from the entire MMMM management team and a standing ovation when she was presented a $1,000 cash prize and plaque.

Bigbee was been a Team Member at MMMM since 2008 at the HSN Campus in St. Petersburg, Fla. She exhibits dependability, honesty and integrity in her job performance, In August 2008, Bigbee was diagnosed with health issues that required extensive treatments. She scheduled her treatments on Fridays enabling her to work Monday through Thursday. She would go home after her treatments on Fridays and rest during the weekends. Throughout many personal trials and health issues Bigbee remained posed and maintained her positive attitude. Her strong faith in God and her zest for life has given her the strength to overcome and be victorious.