CJE SeniorLife Names Three Employees of the Year for 2017

CJE SeniorLife 2017 Employees of the Year Hedy Diop, Grigory Dvorkin and Patty Noomano with VP of Human Resources & Learning Ron Roman and President & CEO Mark D. Weiner

CHICAGO, November 2, 2017 – The leadership of CJE SeniorLife recognized three Employees of the Year—Hedy Diop, Grigory Dvorkin and Patty Noomano—at the organization’s 45th Annual Meeting on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Weinberg Community for Senior Living in Deerfield. Nominated by their peers, Employees of the Year candidates exemplify CJE’s core values of respect, advocacy, compassion, intention, innovation and accountability.

CJE 2017 Employees of the Year:

  • Hedy Diop, of Evanston, has been with CJE since 2001. Hedy is currently the Human Resources Manager for CJE.
  • Grigory Dvorkin, of Wheeling, has been with CJE since 1991. Cindy is currently the Maintenance Supervisor for Independent Housing.
  • Patty Noomano, of Wheeling, has been with CJE since 1990. Patty is currently a Licensed Practical Nurse at Lieberman Center.

“Our employees are the heart and soul of the organization. I must acknowledge the more than 600 CJE staff members who do our collective magic every day,” said CJE SeniorLife President & CEO Mark D. Weiner. “Without the dedication of our outstanding staff members like Hedy, Grigory and Patty, we would never be able to reach out to the thousands of residents, families and community members who rely on us daily for vital services and programs.”

Read more about CJE’s 2017 Employees of the Year by visiting http://www.cje.net/about-us/awards-and-honors.


Since 1972, CJE SeniorLife has enhanced the lives of older adults and their families through an innovative, comprehensive network that includes life enrichment programs, supportive resources, healthcare, research and education. CJE is a partner with the Jewish United Fund in serving our community. For more information about CJE services, call 773.508.1000 or visit www.cje.net.

Contact: Nicole Bruce
Phone: 773.508.1026
E-Mail: Nicole.Bruce@cje.net