April 23, 2011
Mary Buchanan, food service supervisor at the Moffat County Jail, stands Friday in the jail’s kitchen. The Moffat County Sheriff’s Office named Buchanan its Civilian Employee of the Year in 2008 due to her friendliness and willingness to help.
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When Mary Buchanan was interviewing for her position at the Moffat County Jail, she was asked a hypothetical question. How would she handle seeing a person in church one day and in jail the next? “I said, ‘I hope no differently than I treat them in church,’” said Buchanan, the jail’s food service supervisor for almost five years.