Employee of the Month | September 2019
Posted on September 24, 2019
Maria is a Language Services Interpreter and Translator and has been employed by South Central Regional Medical Center for 4 years. She said, “I enjoy having the opportunity to provide assistance to the Hispanic community by working alongside great medical professionals.” Maria received a degree in Tourism and Hotel Administration in Venezuela and in General Education, Bible and Business at Southeastern Baptist College.
Maria’s family includes husband, Eric Estes, son, Wil, daughter and son-in-law, Andrea and Shane, and grandson, Ford. She said the proudest moment of her life was when she accepted Jesus as her Savior. In her free time, Maria enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as cooking. Her favorite book is the Bible, favorite TV show is NCIS and her favorite movie is Pride and Prejudice.
When asked who at SCRMC has influenced her to strive for excellence, Maria said, “Dr. Jeremy Rogers because he encourages and motivates others to do their best. Also, Kasey Smith from Urgent Care because his excellent work is inspiring to me.”