Gaby King, an education specialist at WSOS, was named the September 2012 winner of the Spark Award presented by WSOS Community Action Commission, Early Childhood programs.
WSOS Family Development Director Jacquie Wells presented the award recently to King, a resident of Curtice. The award is presented to employees in the WSOS Early Childhood programs who demonstrate innovative and caring service to the children and families of the program.
“Gaby’s dedication to the staff and the families she works with every day at WSOS is the quality that earned her this award,” Wells said.
King has been at WSOS since 2000. She has served as the center supervisor at the WSOS Rossford and Lemoyne centers. While at WSOS, she earned a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. She was then named education specialist responsible for Wood and Seneca counties, the job she currently holds. She works from the Jordan center in Bowling Green.
“It’s exciting, humbling,” King said. “I feel honored that my peers nominated me for this award.”