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Employee of the Month | December 2019

Posted on January 6, 2020

Betty is a Licensed Master Social Worker at Jones County Rest Home. She has been employed by South Central Regional Medical Center for 16 years. When asked what she likes best about working for SCRMC, Betty said, “I enjoy working with a team that genuinely has a heart to serve our residents and families.”

Betty graduated from Liberty High School in Liberty, MS, and the University of Southern Mississippi. She has been married to Robert Tate for 28 years. They have 2 adult sons, Vacario and JaMarquis. Betty said the proudest moments of her life have been the births of her children.

In her free time, Betty enjoys watching television and writing. Her favorite book is the Bible, her favorite TV shows are Good Times and Golden Girls, and her favorite movie is Flight.

When asked who at SCRMC has influenced her to strive for excellence, Betty said, “I thank God for placing me with a team that believes in optimizing their own role and holding each other accountable. This motivates me to be a better person and a better employee.”