Becky Brady works at Panera in Succasunna, New Jersey. As a fifteen-year employee of the organization, Becky enjoys her work and is happy at her job. Becky is a cashier and her responsibilities include helping customers with their orders, processing money transactions, bagging pastries and stocking supplies around the register. Prior to Panera, Becky was employed at ShopRite and McDonalds.
"I enjoy working with the people I work with especially the managers, and [I] enjoy seeing our regular customers every day," Becky says. In addition to interacting with her colleagues and the customers, Becky is also fond of the benefits that come from employment.
"I love the paychecks which pay for my vacations, [the] Panera Perks, discounts, good food and they recognize their employees and celebrates their anniversaries and birthdays," Becky says. She believes other people with disabilities should consider employment because, "I feel that it will help them mature and grow with a sense of accomplishment." For Becky, "working has given me a sense of independence and has enhanced the amount of friendships that I have made."