Name and job title

Liz Frickson, Administrative Assistant

When did you start working for the Anamosa Care Center?  

January 5, 2015

Where do you live (town)? How long have you lived there?

I live in Monticello. I moved there when I got married 22 ½ years ago.

Where did you graduate from high school? College? Year you became licensed for your job? (answer any or all if applicable)

I graduated from Fairfax High School. Fairfax, Minnesota. I graduated from COE College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Tell us about your family.

I have been married for 22 ½ years to Dave Swim. I have 2 stepchildren and 5 grandchildren, 4 boys ages 17, 12 year old twins and 8 year old. My only granddaughter is 6 years old. My mom, brothers and families all live in Minnesota. I have 2 four legged babies, Elle and Dudley.

What is one goal you have for your career?

To continue to learn this very challenging job. Things change every day and it is a balancing act to keep my desk from looking like a paper mountain.

Why do you love your job?

I love the interaction with the residents, their families and the staff. Everyone has a story and to learn about their life and families is interesting. I like to hear all the stories.

 

 

 

Name and job title

Laurie Fuller/Housekeeping

When did you start working for Anamosa Care Center?

2001-2007 left and then came back to work here 2 years later. 2010-present. Total number of years working here  25 years.

Where do you live (town)? How long have you lived there?

I live in Anamosa and have lived here for 25 years.

Where did you graduate from High School? College? Year you became licensed for your job?

Central City High School

What is your goal you have for your career?

I plan on retiring here. I like to try and make everyone smile here.

Why do you love your job?

I like all my co-workers, honestly I love my job. I like making the residents look good. I have made a lot of friends here staff and residents. They are all great.