Amarissa Rodriguez, Marysville, CA

An observant letter carrier in Marysville, CA, recently helped a co-worker during a medical emergency. Amarissa Rodriguez was delivering mail when she noticed a fellow carrier’s postal vehicle surrounded by passersby in a drug store parking lot. Rodriguez investigated and found the man slumped over the steering wheel. She immediately called 911 and stayed on the scene until emergency responders arrived.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.