Introducing Audrey Schmidt – The Newest Member of the Elevated Team

Audrey opening up her Tiffany's bracelet that all new employee's receive as a "Welcome" gift!

Audrey opening up her Tiffany’s bracelet that all new employee’s receive as a “Welcome” gift!

By: Audrey Schmidt

It’s been 27 years since my last orientation.  Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been part of the delivery of orientations as I added new members to my team, but in 27 years I have not had to start over again from square one.  Sure, I was afforded many opportunities to learn and be promoted at Manitoba Hydro but the stability of the same company never made it feel that different.

So here I am. “Old” enough to retire (based on tenure) but definitely not ready to.  I’m working remotely and in another time zone. And did I mention I’m Michelle’s mom?  Sounds like quite the experiment doesn’t it?

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