Local named Tobyhanna employee of the quarter

June 18th, 2015 10:26 am

First Posted: 5/7/2015

South Abington Township resident Brian Sompel was recently named Tobyhanna Army Depot Employee of the Quarter in the junior category for the first quarter of 2015. Sompel, a firefighter and emergency medical technician in the Installation Services Directorate’s Fire and Emergency Services Branch, has spent more than a decade at Tobyhanna ensuring the safety of depot personnel. When not responding to fire, emergency medical services and hazardous materiel (HAZMAT) calls on-post and in the community, Sompel performs building inspections, equipment safety checks and teaches cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)/automatic external defibrillator (AED) classes.