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Munk named Nyssa’s Citizen of the Year

Alesha Munk covers the front desk at her husband’s dentistry in Nyssa. Munk was recently awarded Nyssa Citizen of the Year. (The Enterprise/Austin Johnson).

NYSSA - Moe Adams is a single mother of three. When the pandemic sent her children from the classroom to her living room, she had to make a decision.

“I told my (boss) that I was going to have to bring my kids to work. We have a break room upstairs I thought they could do work in,” said Adams, who works at Munk Family Dental. “I said, ‘It’s either that, or I need to take time off.’” 

In stepped Alesha Munk.

Munk, whose husband owns Munk Family Dental, was adapting to the virtual classroom with her own four children and offered to watch Adams’ children while she was at . . .