Virginia joined Panera Bread Bayside in 2014 at the age of 16. She worked in the bakery throughout high school eventually being cross trained on the production line. Through her professionalism and commitment to standards, she became an Associate Trainer and eventually a Zone Leader. She proved to be a valuable asset to her management team and teammates that they could always count on. After years working at the café, Virginia began development towards Shift Supervisor getting promoted in January of 2021. Virginia comes to work with a great attitude every day and demonstrates poise at all times. She is a savvy operator, analytical thinker and true leader that always looks for ways to WOW!
Over the past year, Virginia has developed herself to Assistant Manager while simultaneously finishing her degree in International Hospitality at St. John’s University. Please join us in congratulating Virginia on her degree and promotion to Assistant Manager of Panera Little Neck!