45 Years: Gloria Magana

45 Years: Gloria Magana

Gloria Magana began working in the laundry at St. Paul Hospital 45 years ago, in a huge room on the lower level of the facility that ran industrial-size washing machines 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Read More

40 Years: Bernadine “Bernie” Wafford

40 Years: Bernadine “Bernie” Wafford

A Housekeeper in Environmental Services, Bernadine “Bernie” Wafford helps to ensure that St. Paul University Hospital is clean, safe, and presentable for its patients and their families. Read More

40 Years: Leticia Frayna

40 Years: Leticia Frayna

Forty years after starting as a Staff Nurse in St. Paul Hospital’s Emergency Room, Leticia Frayna says what most matters to her is that she has “made a difference.” Read More

35 Years: Vicky Robertson

35 Years: Vicky Robertson

When she started out working part-time at UT Southwestern Medical Center at age 20, Vicky Robertson commuted from Canton – 60 miles east of Dallas – and was not familiar with driving in the big city. Read More

35 Years: Rhonda Graham

35 Years: Rhonda Graham

One of Rhonda Graham’s favorite memories at UT Southwestern Medical Center is the April Fool’s joke she played about 10 years ago on her boss and co-workers. “I told them I was giving my two-week notice and retiring,” she said. “The looks on th Read More

35 Years: Efren Sta Maria

35 Years: Efren Sta Maria

Staff Nurse Efren Sta Maria can see the end of his career, and the 35-year veteran of St. Paul University Hospital likes the look of it. In many ways, he’s literally ready to ride off into the sunset. Read More

35 Years: Diane Wynne

35 Years: Diane Wynne

Like many UT Southwestern Medical Center employees a few decades into their careers, Diane Wynne fondly remembers the holiday parties hosted on campus each year by the late President Dr. Charles Sprague. Read More