Poling
Poling
Brandi Poling, administrative assistant at the Lide White Memorial Boys & Girls Club/Family & Community Center, was recently awarded the Midwest Administrative Staff Person of the Year for the Midwest Service Area of Boys & Girls Clubs of America. The Midwest Regional Service Area includes Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota. Poling was nominated by her co-workers and was chosen by a panel of members of the Boys & Girls Clubs Professional Association.

Poling has served as the club's secretary, administrative assistant, educational director, Mitch's Kids director, Safe Sitter instructor, VOICE coordinator, outreach director, Smart Moves director, Keystone and Torch Club adviser and the Smart Girls adviser along with many other duties. She has been employed by the club for more than 10 years. She is also a club alumni and was twice named the "Girl of the Year" at Lide White.