Employee Spotlight

Welcome to our employee spotlight page. At CL&A we realize that our success comes from the people that have joined our CL&A family. Without our hardworking and dedicated teams, we would not be where we are today. In an effort to recognize our employees for the exemplary work that they do, we’d like to take a moment and highlight one member, who we believe to be doing an outstanding job. The people who are featured here represent the best of us. They are an example to everyone around them of the excellence that can be achieved.

Employee Spotlight: Debra Alfano
Congratulations to Debra Alfano on being a valued CL&A employee. You are an outstanding member of our team, and we couldn’t do it without you! We are honored to highlight you in this month’s employee spotlight.

Tell us a little about yourself.
I am married to my wonderful husband almost 36 years, and have 2 awesome children. I love to travel with my family, one of my favorite countries is Italy. I would love to live there! I am a big music fan! I love Elton John, Billy Joel and Bruce Springsteen! I have seen them several times!

What is your role at CL&A?
I am a Case Manager/Housing Specialist.

What would people never guess you do in your role?
A” mom” to my coworkers, and always willing to help when I can!

What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?
Finding housing for our veterans

How did you first learn about CL&A?
While searching for new job 3 years ago, I saw the position on the internet. It interested me, as I had never worked with veterans before.

What do you like most about CL&A?
Our mission and working each day to attain it!

Before working here, what was the most unusual or interesting job you've ever had?
Helped in discharge plan of patients in a state psychiatric hospital.

What kinds of hobbies and interests do you have outside of work?
Traveling, reading, cooking, baking, shopping with my daughter, listening to music, going to Broadway plays.

What is one thing you couldn’t live without?
My wonderful family.

What is your hidden talent?
A pretty good chef and baker.

What is your biggest pet peeve?
Poor driving etiquette (I’m on the road a lot).

What is your favorite movie and book?
It’s a Wonderful Life and Danielle Steel’s A Perfect Life.