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#EssentialWorkers - Tori Penny

Name: Tori Penny

Employer: Kroger in Vandalia

Current Title: Customer Service

Years of Service: 3 years

In Her Own Words

How would you describe your job?

I have to bag groceries, help customers with their orders to their cars, if they need it, and bring in carts. I also have to clean at times.

What do you enjoy most about your job?

The friendships I've made there. I have 3 or 4 buddies that I work with.

About Tori

Michelle Ritchie, Riverside Service & Support Administrator (SSA or case manager)

"Tori is a hard worker and loves her job at Kroger. I admire the dedication and effort she puts forth to make sure she does the best job she can do."

Katie, Kroger Customer Service Manager

"Tori is always upbeat and a joy to work with. She does a great job and everyone loves her here. She is a customer favorite, for sure."

Krista Smith, Riverside Community Connections Manager

"Tori is a young lady that shines through her smile and positive attitude! She is a great example to all young adults on how to take an active role in your employment. Tori is always willing to share her success stories with her peers to help them grow in confidence and knowledge. While participating in the annual Synergy Advocacy Conference, Tori took a leadership role in our adventures and demonstrated independence."


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