Employee of the Year Spotlight: Ricky Heaverin


Get to know our Employees and Leaders of the Year!

Each of our Employee and Leaders of the Year answered a few questions about their careers at KentuckyOne Health and their personal interests. Today we spotlight our Employee of the Year, Ricky Heaverin. Ricky is a Lead Maintenance Mechanic at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital.


1. What year did you first join KYOne Health (including previous organizations JHSMH, JHHS or Caritas)? Original Hire Date, May 19. 2003

2. What was your first job here? Painter

3. What is your current job? Lead Maintenance Mechanic

4. Family? My wife, Tina Heaverin, daughter Angie Heaverin-Day and her husband, Josh Day, granddaughters Hadley and Harper Day, daughter Tracie Heaverin–Uhling and her husband Alex Uhling, and triplets Connor, Alexis, and Kaylee Uhling.

5. Favorite hobby? Coin collecting and watching sports


6. Favorite place to vacation? Gulf Shores, Alabama

7. Most admired person? My Mother, Jean Heaverin

8. Favorite color? Blue

9. Favorite book or movie? Forrest Gump

10. Bucket list item? Alaskan Cruise