Rebecca Spencer is the PennDOT District 3’s Employee of the Month for October.

Spencer is an assistant project manager in the Design Unit with District 3. In this role she oversees and reviews the work of consultants and coordinates the efforts of other department units to ensure that projects are developed on time, within budget and with high quality.

In the short time Spencer has been with District 3, she has become a great asset to the Design Unit. She is willing and capable of taking on any project that is assigned to her. Spencer is enthusiastic about her job and is always the first to volunteer to take on special assignments. She has become a leader in establishing new agreements with consultants and has become the main trainer for two newly hired employees.

She is a proactive member of the office, often taking on tasks without being assigned. Spencer approaches all assignments with a positive attitude and is always the first to offer assistance where she can. She is known throughout the office as being encouraging, kind and helpful.

Spencer began her career with PennDOT in 2019 but had worked several internships with the department prior to her employment. She lives in Liberty with her fiancé and two children. Together they have a dog, seven cats, two apiaries (beehives), and six chickens. She enjoys camping, hiking, swimming and reading.