Tyson Named DOT&PF Southeast Region Employee of the Year
(JUNEAU, Alaska) – The Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Southeast Region has selected Missy Tyson as this year’s employee of the year.
Tyson is the foreman at the Skagway Maintenance and Operations Station where she is responsible for maintaining state roads including a border crossing and an airport which is open throughout the year.
“Missy is also responsible for snow removal on the Klondike Highway which presents difficult challenges between September and March,” said Gary Franzen, the region’s chief of maintenance and operations.
The Klondike Highway rises from sea level to an elevation of 3,292 feet in 15 miles.
Prior to taking the supervisor’s position in Skagway, Tyson served on the maintenance and operations team in Juneau.
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