Department of Human Services

Melinda Coburn Receives 40-Year Service Pin

Long-time City employee recognized for her service.

January 1, 2012 | 2 min reading time

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During a brief ceremony in his office last month, Mayor Francis G. Slay presented Melinda Coburn with a 40-year service pin.

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Coburn began her career with the City with an internship with Parks & Recreation while in college (1967-68).  In June 1971 she was hired by the Food Stamp office that was under the City's management at the time.  During her tenure with the City, Coburn has also served in the Children's Study Home, in Medical Records and the Business Office at Homer G. Phillips Hospital and at Medium Security Institution before joining the Department of Human Services where she presently works  in the Youth & Family Division.

Congratulations, Melinda!


Department of Human Services
City of St. Louis


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