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: Nadet Thach
Congratulations to Nadet Thach 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 have ancestry in Cambodia, China and Vietnam. I have a 6-year-old daughter, 2 hens and a pet cat. I pride myself on being a vegetarian and I love animals.

What is your role at CL&A?
I am a HUD-VASH Case Manager.

What would people never guess you do in your role?
I encourage all my veterans to do more than what they think they can do.

What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?
Connecting with my veterans in a way that changes how they view themselves and their environment.

How did you first learn about CL&A?
I was contacted by an agency about this company and instantly knew it was the right fit for me.

What do you like most about CL&A?
I love how CL&A services veterans. I love the fact the I am helping those that served and protected this country. My parents were refugees: fleeing war, violence, hostility and came to the USA to seek safety and opportunities. I’d like to give back to the very people that made it possible for my family to thrive.

Before working here, what was the most unusual or interesting job you've ever had?
I played a role in a Spanish reality television show and was the only non-Hispanic female in the show while I was pregnant with my daughter. 

What kinds of hobbies and interests do you have outside of work?
I like to go to church, write, spend time at the spa, go hiking, go to the movies, travel, learning about other cultures and eating.

What is one thing you couldn’t live without?

What is your hidden talent?
Playing basketball.

What is your biggest pet peeve?
Excessive public display of affection.

What is your favorite movie and book?
Titanic is my favorite movie and The Bible is my favorite book.