Naperville Park District Receives Excellence in Wellness Award

Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Naperville Park District recently received the inaugural Excellence in Wellness Award from Marquee Health, which is the company that administers the District's employee wellness program. According to a press release issued by Marquee Health, the District was one of 16 organizations selected from a pool of more than 1,750 employers of all sizes. The award recognizes those with a best-in-class wellness program and a culture of health and well-being throughout the organization.

"We are proud to have many of our staff members participating in the wellness program," said Director of Human Resources Katie Sepe. "Our wellness committee helps engage staff with creative wellness activities and our leadership team supports wellness initiatives."

"Encouraging staff wellness is part of our commitment to health and wellness for the community," said Executive Director Brad Wilson.

Marquee Health notes in its press release that award winners benefit from higher productivity, lower medical costs, fewer workers compensation and disability claims and reduced absenteeism.