Ashley Biles|The Thomaston Times
It was announced at the Upson County Christmas Luncheon that Pam Fuentes was chosen as the 2013 Employee of the Year for Upson County. Commission Chairman Rusty Blackston had the following to say about Ms. Fuentes when she was selected as Employee of the Month for January of this year, “The things Pam does for Upson County do not go unnoticed. Her achievements and contributions are recognized by her co-workers as well as the Board of commissioners. The selection of Pam as the Employee of the Month was an easy decision. Pam is a reliable employee that can be counted on to get the job done. She is always helpful, working with customers or employees to get what they need and she is always polite. Her dedication and true commitment to her work is apparent. Pam maintains a positive attitude and displays an overall enjoyment of her job. Because of Pam, the Commissioner’s office operates smoothly. It is a great privilege to work with her.” She is shown receiving her award from County Manager Jim Wheeless.