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Elizabeth Lorenzo
Norma Lopez

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La La

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Sarah Simer

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Shanté Stephens

 

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Slim

 

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Chris Johnson
Todd Huffman

 

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Austin Harms

 

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Larry Kremer

 

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Name:

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Latasha Anthony

 

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Daniel Rivas
Tristan Harvey

 

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Name:

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David Jackson
Don Lees

 

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Awards:

 

 

 

Name:

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Wayne Yates

 

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Randy Mitchell
Teresa Beam

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Vicki Pape

 

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Favorite Composer

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Brandon Bailey

 

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Trisha Perez

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Favorite Color:

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Robert Ledbetter

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Mitch Anderson

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Mike Biggers

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Name:

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Favorite Food:

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Lisa Tatom
Archives

Meet members of the Big D® team featured in past editions of our Employee Spotlight.

April 2018

Elizabeth Lorenzo

Pearl Line

1

Shreveport, LA

1.5

Southwood High School

Everest College

2 and one on the way

Seattle Seahawks

All Food

Pepsi

Chilenos

Mango Bay

TV — I'm very lazy

March 2018

Norma Lopez

Liquids Line

10

Mexico

12

5

Macy

Chivas

Enchiladas

Coke

Fresh Scent / Lavender / Fresh Linen

Walking

February 2018

Oralia Orozco "La La"

Line Captain - Liquids Line

16

Mexico

16

20

Gerardo Orozco

4

2

Santos

Chiles Rellenos

Coffee

Lavender / Mountain Air / Melon Mist / Fresh Scent

January 2018

Sarah Simer

Graphics Coordinator

2

Oklahoma City, OK

31

Yukon High School

Savannah College of Art and Design

Seafood

Coca-Cola

The Beatles / Pat Metheny Group / Steely Dan

Music from all around the world

chillout-downtempo-ambient-nujazz-triphop-electronica

Fight Club / Koyaanisqatsi / Melancholia

Twin Peaks / Breaking Bad / Sherlock

Whale

Pantone® 368 C

Herbal

Gardening / Photography / Collecting music / Rollerskating

Playing piano and other instruments / Writing backwards

Arbor Day Foundation / CAUSS.org

December 2017

Shanté Stephens

Receptionist

1

Clinton, OK

37

Guthrie High School

OSU (not complete)

24

Edward Stephens

3 daughters

Vegan

Vegan Green Smoothie

Good Ones

Plumeria / Country Berry

Running 3 days a week

Care for elderly — sitting, feeding, etc.

Yoga / Vegan alkaline lifestyle / Enlightenment, etc.

Sing

The Universe

November 2017

Salena Jackson "Slim"

Line Captain - Miscellaneous Line

19

Oklahoma City, OK

All my life

Del City High School

South Mountain College - Phoenix

Cowboys

Lo Mein Combination

Strawberry Pop

Amy's Noodle House

R&B

Shadow Boxer

Law & Order

Calypso Lime / Melon Mist / Fresh Linen / Cinnamon

French Buttercream / Sweet Ginger / Ice

Skyline Urban Ministry - Impacting lives and addressing the roots of poverty in OKC.

Surayya Anne Foundation OKC - Empowering women, Inspiring hope.

Tennis

City Care OKC - Reaching out to the homeless and making their lives a little bit brighter.

October 2017

Chris Johnson

Powder Room

25

Britton, OK

69

John Marshall High School

1

3

1

OSU Football

Hamburger / Pizza

Root Beer / Dr. Pepper

Jimmy's Egg

50s & 60s

Secretariat

NCIS

Breeze

RC Cars & Trucks / Rifle Range

September 2017

Todd Huffman

Production Manager

5

Yukon, OK

50

Yukon High School

University of Central Oklahoma

34

Connie Huffman

3

a Yorkie Mix named Bella

Oklahoma Sooners

Mexican

Tea

Ted's Cafe Escondito

Classic Rock

A Few Good Men

Gold Rush

Apple-Cinnamon

Sports / Reading / Movies

Surrey Hills Baptist Church /

Hope Is Alive Addiction Recovery Ministry

August 2017

Austin Harms

Pearl Line

1

Bethany, OK

22

Putnam City West High School

Fish

Coke

Pearl's

Rock

Step Brothers

Rick and Morty

Mango Bay

Playing Smite

July 2017

Larry Kremer

Maintenance / Carpenter / Engineer

3 1/2

Oklahoma City, OK

62

Putnam City West High School

Eastern Oklahoma State University (Forestry & Eng.)

8

Ginger

3

7

2 - German Shepherd & White Golden Retriever

Dallas Cowboys / OU Sooners

Eischen's Chicken / Paydays

Iced Tea

Eischen's - Okarche, OK

Blues / Country / Rock / Jazz / Soul

Tin Cup

Family Feud (with Steve Harvey)

Fresh Linen / Potpourri

Fishing / Boating / Hunting / Sailing / Photography

Flying / Airplanes / Traveling

June 2017

Latasha Anthony

Line Captain

9 1/2

Nacogdoches, TX

36

U.S. Grant High School

Engaged

Greg Nelson

Mexican

Kool-Aid

Charleston's

R&B

Lifetime Movies

Love & Hip Hop

Melon Mist / Lemon Aerosol / Mountain Air Liquid

Fishing / Gardening

Being a Motivator

May 2017

Daniel Rivas

Receiving

1

Roswell, NM

16

Roswell High School

E.N.M.U.

2

4

4

Dallas Cowboys

Tejano

Law & Order S.V.U.

Raising and Breeding American Bullies

April 2017

Tristan Harvey

Shipping

2 1/2

Hulbert, OK

5

Putnam City West High School

Freya (Dog)

Element Skate Team

BBQ Ribs or Brisket

Coca-Cola

Heavy Metal - Of Mice & Men / Parkway Drive /

We Came As Romans / etc.

Vikings / Tosh.0 / Workaholics

Mango Bay

Carpet Freshener / Fabric Softener

Skateboarding

March 2017

David Jackson

Blue Room

5

Houston, TX

31

G.C. Scarbrough

Bethany Nazarene College

20

Francis

8

13

Grandchildren

Texas Longhorns

Hamburger

Brandy

Fuse

Old Time R&B

Fat Albert

Lemon

Basketball

ROC Church of the Nazarene

February 2017

Donald H. Lees

President

33

Edmond, OK

60+ Years

U.S. Grant High School

Westminister College (BA) / OU-Law (JD)

USAR Cpt. JAGC

Many

Ann

2

6

Walker (Goldendoodle)

OU Sooners

French

Iced Tea

Metro Wine Bar & Bistro

Neil Diamond / Gordon Lightfoot

The Godfather

Sports / The History Channel

Mountain Air

Golf / Boating

Shriners / St. Mary's School Board / OU Touchdown Club /

St. Mary's Episcopal Church / Delta Tau Delta /

Past President of ISSA

ISSA Jack D. Ramaley Award / Manufacturing

Representative Distinguished Service Award (2009)

 

 

In Memoriam

Lisa passed away December 27, 2016. Her gentle, quirky character and laugh will be missed by everyone at Big D. Our hearts are with her family.

January 2017

Lisa Tatom

Receptionist

1

Midwest City, OK

Del City High School

Attended Rose State College

25

Rick (deceased)

3

2

OSU Cowboys

Mexican

Coke

San Marcos

Old Rock & Roll

Country Strong

Friends

French Buttercreme / Clean Breeze / Spiced Tea

Reading / Crafts

Painting / Antiques

Good at Decorating

Hearts for Hearing

December 2016

Mike Biggers

National Sales Manager

18

Oklahoma City, OK

Putnam City West High School

Attended OU / Central Oklahoma / OSU-OKC

31

Kellie

2

1

1 Dog - Mini Schnauzer

LA Rams / Dodgers / Oklahoma City Thunder / OU / Cubs

All Foods

Iced Tea / Cold Beer / Lemonade

Eischen's Chicken & Bar

Country / 70s & 80s Rock

Man on Fire

ESPN / Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

French Buttercreme / Melon Mist

Mango Bay / Lemon Drop

Golf / Fishing / Going to the Lake

Old Cars & Trucks

Bethany First Church of the Nazarene

November 2016

Mitch Anderson

R&D / QA QC Chemist / Purchasing Manager

1

Edmond, OK

Edmond North High School

University of Central Oklahoma

U.S. Marine Corps

1

2 Dogs - Boxer / West Highland Terrier

OU / Minnesota Vikings

Steak

Dr. Pepper

Mahogany Prime Steakhouse

Classic Rock

The Shawshank Redemption

The Walking Dead

Mint Fresh

Darts / Playing with my son

October 2016

Robert Ledbetter

Gallon Line

1

Oklahoma City, OK

20

Putnam City West High School

OCCC

Lobster

Dr. Pepper

Patty Wagon

Rock

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Soul Cages

Linen Fresh

Video Games, Anime, Cosplay

September 2016

Trisha Perez

Marketing Manager

3

Oklahoma City, OK

26

Northwest Classen High School

OCCC

7

Rey

5

Emma (pitbull)

OU (college football), 49ers (NFL), Thunder (NBA)

Mexican or Italian

Caramel Macchiato from Starbucks

Abel's for Mexican Food, Bella Vista for Italian

Contemporary R&B or Hip-Hop

The Notebook

Walking Dead, The Blacklist

Mint Enzym D

Pistachio

Red

Leopard

Spending time with my family, Gardening

Kappa Beta Delta Honor Society, Young Executive Society

August 2016

Brandon Bailey

Pearl Line

1

San Diego, CA

14

Putnam City West

OU

Asian

Dr. Pepper

Green & Grill

Metal

Grandma's Boy

Naruto

French Buttercreme

Gaming, Playing Guitar

Sony Products

Playing Guitar

July 2016

Vicki Pape

Administrative Assistant, A/R Manager

32 1/2

Pasadena, TX

44

Robert E. Lee - Midland, TX

Oklahoma City University

37

deceased

2

Hoover & Izzie (rescue dogs)

Denver Broncos

Mexican

Frozen Margarita

Red Prime Steak House

Classical

Rachmaninoff

Out of Africa

Robert Redford, Meryl Streep

Madame Secretary, Blue Bloods

John Grisham, Janet Evanovich

Lavender

Silk Wreath Making, Reading, Travel

June 2016

Teresa Beam

Inventory Specialist

18

Spencer, OK

52

Choctaw High School

7

Paul

2

Honeybun

OSU

Mexican

Coffee

Alfredo's

Gospel

The Longest Ride

Grey's Anatomy

Apple-Cinnamon, Lavender, Melon Mist

May 2016

Randy Mitchell

Shipper

18

Cushing, OK

20

Cushing High School

NEO Sr. College - Miami, OK

Cubs, OU Sooners, Minnesota Vikings, Boston Red Sox

Chili Cheeseburger

Unsweet

Charleston's

Rolling Stones, Grateful Dead, The Band

The Godfather

Vikings, The Sopranos, The Wire

Mountain Air

Sports, Music, Movies

Sports, Music, Movies

Good Sports Memory

April 2016

Wayne Yates

Shipping Manager

48

Danville, VA

50

Dan River

Air Force

42

Carol

2

2

Duke

Sea Bass

Arnold Palmer

P.F. Chang's

Johnny Cash

Lemon

Golf

My Golf Classic

Guitar

L & L Boys