Governor Pete Ricketts and WorkWell, a division of the Nebraska Safety Council, recognized several award recipients at the Wellness Legacy Award Dinner on May 11 at Nebraska Innovation Campus.
Marc LeBaron, CEO of Lincoln Industries, received the WorkWell Wellness Ambassador Award for his leadership and personal commitment to health and well-being for nearly three decades. He was cited for helping create a culture shift in Nebraska by supporting worksite wellness efforts through his own organization, as well as throughout Lincoln, Nebraska, and the United States.
Several other individuals also received awards for either personal health achievements or for promoting wellness to others:
Dan Krick, Hexagon Lincoln – Leading By Example Award
Kay Sudbeck, Speedway Motors – Leading By Example Award
Brian Cross, Bryan Health – Breakthrough Leadership Award
Donna Bruns, Fillmore County Hospital – Individual Champion Award
Craig Cassel, MOLEX – Individual Champion Award
Bethany Worster, Lincoln Surgical Hospital – Individual Champion Award
Paul Utemark, Fillmore County Hospital – Leadership Champion Award
Kathy Helmink, Bryan Health – Leadership Champion Award
Peter Metzger, Lincoln Industries – Leadership Champion Award