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Djibril Barry – an athlete, dad and operation surgery coordinator

Djibril Barry – an athlete, dad and operation surgery coordinator

Dec 11 2017
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DjibrilAs an operation surgery coordinator for the operation room supply chain at Novant Health, Djibril Barry helps coordinate and order surgery supply items. Customer service is also an important part of his job. When Djibril isn’t at work, he’s most likely playing some of his favorite sports or spending time with his daughter, Samira. Read the interview below to learn more about Djibril and how he’s leaving his mark at Novant Health.

What has earning this recognition meant to you?
This recognition makes me love my job even more. I’m proud to work for such an amazing company like Novant Health. Thank you so much for everyone who nominated me. 

Tell us a little about your family.
I am originally from Guinea, West Africa. I am a dad of one daughter named Samira Gabrielle. She’s 10-years-old. I have two younger sisters and two younger brothers.

What are your hobbies?
I have played tennis since I was 8-years-old and am a member of the United Tennis Association and the Dilworth tennis group in Charlotte. I also volunteer to teach kids how to play. I also enjoy soccer and table tennis. Besides playing sports, I like going to the movies and trying new restaurants.

What parting thoughts would you share to inspire those who are striving to make their Mark at Novant Health?
I love my job and take it seriously to deliver a remarkable experience to our patients.