HBA Houston Spark Awards Recognitions for Q4

As part of HBA Houston’s ongoing commitment to recognize the vital work of its volunteers, the Spark award highlights any volunteer who has distinguished themselves and has stood out from the crowd through “bursts of awesomeness”. This peer-to-peer recognition program acknowledges the outstanding contributions of volunteers in any or all of the following categories:

  • teamwork and collaboration
  • leadership
  • consistency and dependability
  • positive attitude and energy
  • encouraging and supporting others

The following volunteer are recipients of the Spark award for Q4 2019, in honor of their exceptional contributions:

Shoa Alassali-Kullab
senior pharmacist at PharMEDimun Services
nominated by Adriana Sanchez, for teamwork and collaboration, consistency and dependability and positive attitude and energy.


Candace Bemiss-Smith
immunology account manager at GSK
nominated by Emily Hobaugh, for teamwork and collaboration and positive attitude and energy.


Tracy Griffin
regional rare disease field account manager at Genentech
nominated by Emily Hobaugh, for positive attitude and energy and encouraging and supporting others.


Congratulations to all the award winners and thank you for going above and beyond to help develop and grow HBA Houston.

Do you know a special HBA volunteer who deserves recognition? Show your appreciation and nominate a volunteer today