Weekly Feature

2017-07-13 / Business

Garden Gate employee honored for top finish in Corporate Challenge

Jacquie Huben, Journeys associate at The McGuire Group’s Garden Gate Health Care Facility in Cheektowaga, took home the trophy as the first female finisher at this year’s Corporate Challenge, according to a recent press release from the company.

Huben, who resides in Clarence, won by 33 seconds, finishing in 21 minutes and 45 seconds.

According to the release, Huben ran cross-country and track in high school and at Geneseo State College before graduating last year. A little more than a year ago, she won the NCAA Division III championship in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.

As a Journeys associate, Huben is responsible for developing relationships with residents and their family members in The McGuire Group’s Journeys palliative care program.

She works with them on special projects, coordinating activities and events and ensuring their quality of life, according to the press release.

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