George Pacana, of Clayton, recently received the Employee of the First Quarter 2017 Award from Kent-Sussex Industries Inc.

Participating in KSI’s Pre-Vocational program has helped Pacana gain the skills he needed to be successfully employee. He has worked in KSI’s café and is currently working on a community based work crew at PPG Industries where he is gaining knowledge about different paint types.

As Employee of the Quarter, Pacana’s name was added to a permanent plaque at KSI, and he received a $50 Visa gift card from Dover Federal Credit Union. He also received a gift certificate donated by G & R Campground in Houston entitling him to spend a weekend in one of their cottages and a one year aquatics membership from the Greater Milford Boys & Girls Club.