SECOMM Announces Dispatcher of the Year

<p>Katie Ziegler</p>

Katie Ziegler

Southeast Communications (SECOMM), a division of Benton County Emergency Management, has selected Katie Ziegler as SECOMM’s 2013 Dispatcher of the Year.

Katie, an eight year employee, was selected for her continuous superior performance throughout the year. Regardless of the circumstances of each situation, Katie consistency displays patience and a willingness to take that extra step when dealing with the public and emergency responders.

The award criteria are based on performance, attitude, integrity, excellence, and teamwork. Katie is an exceptional public safety communications officer and a very deserving recipient of this recognition.

There will be a ceremony honoring Katie today (Thursday, April 17) at Benton County Emergency Management, at 4pm. It is open to the public.