Rukaya started her career with Doherty in 2011 as an Associate in Panera North Babylon. She became an Associate Trainer then a key member and finally a Zone Leader in 2016. Rukaya served as a Pro Team Trainer for several new cafe openings and was promoted to Shift Supervisor in March of 2017. She really excelled in leadership roles, especially at Panera Massapequa.
Rukaya has a consistently calm, poised demeanor which helps set the tone in the cafe. She has served a crucial role in helping to develop several Shift Supervisors. Rukaya’s presence and maturity help to keep the entire cafe pointed in the right direction and consistently reaching company goals.
Please join us in congratulating Rukaya on her promotion to Assistant General Manager! We wish her continued success!