“I have to thank ISSi very, very much for allowing me to take community service hours every year. It would have been very difficult to accomplish the things I have done for the Edwards community if I had been limited to volunteering after business hours”,
Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) January 30, 2013
ISSi Employee, Stephanie Vaughn has been selected as the 2013 Military Spouse of the Year at Edwards AFB, CA. The Military Spouse of the Year award recognizes military spouses’ important contributions and commitment to the military community and the USA. Nominations are solicited from the military community as well as all Americans by the Military Spouse Magazine.
“It’s a great honor to be a military spouse and even greater honors to be able to make a difference for the other spouses and families that are around me,” says Ms. Vaughn.
Ms. Vaughn, who is a fulltime Safety Engineer for ISSi at NASA Dryden Flight Research Center, is a fully engaged military spouse who supports the military community to the best of her considerable ability. She has volunteered, organized events, donated money, rounded up resources, helped spouses find babysitters so they can attend events and parties, recommended hair salons/nail salons/pediatricians/etc., cooked meals, accompanied fellow spouses to squadron socials or spouse meetings, helped spouses meet new people, hosted folks for the holidays, helped families move, chauffeured people, shared information with other spouses, and distracted a fellow spouse during a deployment. She has done everything and anything to ensure Airmen and military families feel like they are amongst friends and at home when they are stationed at Edwards AFB.
“I have to thank ISSi very, very much for allowing me to take community service hours every year. It would have been very difficult to accomplish the things I have done for the Edwards community if I had been limited to volunteering after business hours,” said Ms. Vaughn. ISSi provides up to 12 hours of paid leave each year employees to volunteer in their communities.
For more information on the MSOY program and to see Ms. Vaughn’s profile, please go to: http://www.militaryspouse.com/profile/878
Integrated Science Solutions, Inc. (http://www.issi-net.com) is a successful, certified, woman-owned small business, providing cost-effective professional and engineering services to a variety of federal, state, and commercial clients. ISSi offices are located in Walnut Creek, CA; Richland, WA; Pensacola, FL.; and Lancaster, CA.