2014 Above & Beyond Winners Announced

We are proud to have a large team of dedicated employees that work hard to make Guardian a successful business and a great place to work. Each year at the Guardian Leadership Conference, we honor a group of employees that has demonstrated a commitment to their job that goes above and beyond the call of duty.

These employees consistently play in integral role in innovating new moves for our company and routinely save us money in creative and thoughtful ways. This year, we honored a group of 12 employees that went Above & Beyond:

Melvin Baliton
Maintenance Technician, Waterhouse Place
Beaverton, OR
Cameron Barry
Director of Information Technologies, Portland Corporate Offices
Portland, OR
Doris Bray
Community Manager, Cascadian Terrace
Portland, OR
Larry Buckner
Community Manager, Willamette Place
McMinnville, OR
Lisa Ervin
Community Manager, Paragon
Yakima, WA
Brian Fitzhugh
Maintenance Technician, Maple Tree
Tigard, OR
Kylie Foster
Marketing Coordinator, Portland Corporate Offices
Portland, OR
Barry Kovarik
Maintenance Technician, Arends Place & Wind River Place
Hood River, OR
Sheila Oster
Payroll Specialist, Portland Corporate Offices
Portland, OR
Nicki Tippett
Community Manager, Pilchuck Ridge
Snohomish, WA
Greg Williams
Property Accountant, Portland Corporate Offices
Portland, OR
Ashley Williams
Community Manager, Aspen Ridge
Cottonwood, AZ
Ralph Ybarra
Maintenance Technician, Arends Place & Wind River Place
Hood River, OR