PBPN Receive American Legion Award

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Tom Howard, Legion Employment Chairman, presents an Employer of ther Year award to Chairman Steve Ortiz and Sonya Sexton, Human Resources Manager, for hiring the most veterans at the 95th Annual State Convention in Topeka last Saturday.   The Prairie Band has hired over 100 veterans who work at the casino and for the Nation’s government.

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Chairman Ortiz thanked the legionnaires for the award and gave a short speech.  In the photo, to his immediate left, is Sonya Sexton and Commander Paul Sanford.

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From left to right is Sonya Sexton, Lorrie Wahwassuck, Paul Sanford, Steve Ortiz, Tom Howard and Jim Potts.  Potts and Wahwassuck are liaisons for We-Ta-Se American Legion Post 410 and also participated in convention.