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posted: 1/18/2014 12:01 AM

American Legion presents award to employers

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  • Members of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, from left, Stan Villarreal, Mike Peck, Kevin Guyot, John McKenna, Toni Roberti, Shalantha Keys and Robert Newman at the recent American Legion Post 964 meeting.

      Members of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, from left, Stan Villarreal, Mike Peck, Kevin Guyot, John McKenna, Toni Roberti, Shalantha Keys and Robert Newman at the recent American Legion Post 964 meeting.
    Courtesy of VAC of Lake County

 
Submitted by VAC of Lake County

American Legion Vice National Commander Robert Newman of Indiana presented the Department of Defense Patriot Award to representatives of AT&T and Walgreens on his visit to the American Legion Post 964 in Lake Zurich on Sunday, Jan. 12.

Receiving the award for Walgreens was John McKenna who was nominated by Army Reservist Kevin Guyot of Deerfield, Navy Reservist Toni Roberti of Lake Zurich nominated Altrina Grant, his manager at AT&T. The award is given to employers who have provided continuous support to the reservist and his family while deployed away from home.

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