Hanson receives Thornblade Award

WEBSTER CITY – Robin Hanson is a recipient of Tom Thornblade Awards from Opportunity Village for outstanding job performance in support of people with disabilities.

Hanson is a nurse in Village services in Webster City, including the Elm Street Home, which serves individuals with physical and medical needs. She began working for Opportunity Village in December 2010.

Opportunity Village awards several Thornblade Awards during the year to staff members who exemplify the caring and dedication demonstrated by the late Tom Thornblade, a longtime employee.

The Village, based in Clear Lake, serves nearly 600 people with disabilities throughout northern Iowa, providing supports for daily living, work opportunities and training.