Associate of the YearAssociate of the Year

The 2019 honorees have been selected by their community leadership teams based on their unique characteristics and actions. Each person adheres to the mission set forth by the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago and supports our living joyfully culture. Their contributions have far-reaching implications and for that we are grateful.

James Barrett
Plant Operations Supervisor

James is a highly-respected, natural leader who works collaboratively with others to share resources. He embraces the significance of his responsibilities, demonstrates flexibility, and goes out of his way to meet the needs of the community. His warm personality lights up any room and he takes pride in addressing everyone by name.

“Jim owns his role and helps guide the community
to its highest level of service. His personality, especially his fun loving attitude, is
instrumental in creating a sense of family among residents and associates.”

Daniel Bannon, Executive Director