2017 Live Healthy Wellness Challenge

2017 Live Healthy Fort Bend County Wellness Challenge WinnersPictured Left to Right: Fort Bend County Employees /Winning Team Members “Mission Slimpossible” and “Good Fellas” Kelly Armstrong, Wellness & Safety Specialist; Malon Pena, Le’Shae Haynes, Kristi Pesqueira (back), Betty Terry (back), Desiree Crane, Fort Bend County Commissioner Pct 1, Vincent Morales; Jordan Schlafer, Fort Bend County Judge Bob Hebert, Fort Bend County Commissioner Pct 2, Grady Prestage; Sandra Cardenas, Fort Bend County Commissioner Pct 3, Andy Meyers; Caroline Cardenas, Aaron Fellers, Mattie Sanford, Caleb Fellers, Fort Bend County Commissioner Pct 4 James Patterson; Wyatt Scott, Director of Risk Management

County Judge Fort Bend County, TX

Robert E. Hebert Fort Bend County Judge Phone (281) 341-8608 www.fortbendcountynews.info

For Immediate Release

FORT BEND COUNTY, TX – During Commissioners Court on March 28, 2017, Fort Bend County Judge Robert Hebert recognized the winners of the 2017 Live Healthy Fort Bend County Wellness Challenge.

The 8-week challenge encouraged employees to get active and lose weight. Over 400 county employees participated and lost a combined total of 1,392 pounds while logging 1,199,258 minutes of physical activity!

Winning teams in two categories, Total Weight Loss and Activity Time Logged, took home Fitbits. Team Mission Slimpossible won the Weight Loss category with 102 pounds lost! The Activity Time Logged winning team was Team Good Fellas who logged 27,931 minutes!

County Judge Bob Hebert said, “I commend the winners for their effort. The health benefits for all participants in these friendly challenges far outweigh the recognition given the winners, but the competition makes it fun.”

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