November 21, 2007 - At City Council
Tuesday, Mayor Haslam honored city employees selected as honorable
nominees for the Outstanding City Employee for 2007. The overall
winner was Robin Shelton, a Financial Analyst from the Finance Department.
Robin Shelton - Financial Analyst
Shelton is a valued member of the Finance Department. An employee
of over 21 years with the City, Robin has worked in all areas of
Finance including Budget, Treasury, Purchasing, and now Accounting.
She dedicates herself to the highest professional standards and
serves as an example to everyone who works with her. Robin approaches
her work with an attitude of quiet confidence to tackle the most
challenging tasks with an unflappable calm. Armed with an impressive
level of institutional knowledge as well as a comprehensive expertise
in her field, she has undertaken the upgrading and coordination
of the City's fixed assets system, including acquisition and reporting,
and she has been given the detailed responsibility of unclaimed
property reporting. Robin is able to see all tasks through to completion
with skill and resourcefulness and she consistently seeks solutions
that serve the City's best interests. She knows how to get things
done, who to contact, and where to go for information or clarification.
The caliber of her work always reflects her commitment to excellence.
Robin sets high standards for herself and elevates the standards
of everyone who is fortunate enough to work with her.