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Santiam mill supervisors honored for assistance to SH military man


May 16, 2017

MARK WHITNEY, right, of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, presents Patriot Awards, one of which is seen below, to Weyerhaeuser Santiam Lumber supervisors, from left, Tonya Jensen, log yard and shipping supervisor; Steve Harms, mill manager; David Bartholomew, operations manager; and Lavonne Jones, office manager; for aiding employee Skyler Bascom (in the Army shirt), who is serving in the National Guard and studying to be a chaplain and school counselor.

Four supervisors at Weyerhaeuser’s Santiam Lumber received an award Thursday afternoon for their support for another employee, Skyler Bascom of Sweet Home, as he studies to become a chaplain in the Oregon National Guard.

Receiving the Patriot Award were Mill Manager Steve Harms, Operations Manager David Bartholomew, Log Yard and Shipping Supervisor Tonya Jensen and Office Manager Lavonne Jones. The award was presented by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense program that promotes cooperation and understanding between Reserve Component Service members and...

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