New staff welcomed at UM Shore Medical Center at Chestertown
CHESTERTOWN — Gladys Peeples and Kaya Reed have joined the team at UM Shore Medical Center at Chestertown. Kent County resident Peeples will take on the role of system secretary. Most recently,
Peeples was admissions director for the former UM Shore Nursing and Rehabilitation
Center at Chestertown since
2016, a news release states.
Previously, she worked for several years in customer service at USA Fulfillment. She has been active participant in Hope Fellowship’s community outreach programs and is a former volunteer at the Humane Society of Kent County, the release states.
She and her husband, Don, came to Chestertown from Arnold in 2008.
Reed has joined the Chestertown staff as food service manager. Reed began his career with Aramark in the Step to Leadership program as an intern, the release states. He was promoted into the Accelerate to Leadership program after receiving his Bachelor of Science in tourism and hospitality management from Norfolk State University.
As an A2L, Reed worked as food service manager at Northshore University Health System in Chicago where he supported patient services for 850 beds across four campuses. He also spent time at West Jefferson, a 350-bed facility in New Orleans. GLADYS PEEPLES KAYA REED