911 Dispatchers Recognized
We can't say thanks enough to our amazing Jones County 911 Dispatchers who answer 911 calls, dispatch emergency services units and coordinate radio traffic in Jones County. Working 12 hour shifts, these dedicated 911 dispatchers literally can handle hundreds of 911 and administrative line calls a day ranging from the mundane to the life-threatening.
Working day shift today are: Front row, left to right:
David Thompson - Dispatcher Trainee
Allison Presley - Dispatcher - 1 year experience.
Ramona Dungan - Telecommunications Manager - 15 years experience.
Amanda Beasley - Dispatcher - 17 years experience.
Rachel Hester - Dispatcher - 9 years experience.
Back Row, left to right:
Joe Berlin - Jones County Sheriff - 2 years previous experience as a 911 Dispatcher.
Kimberly Stokes-Dearmon - Dispatcher - 4 months experience.
Paul Sheffield - Jones County EMA/EOC Executive Director - 3 years previous experience as a 911 Dispatcher.
And working virtually: LeAnn Blythe, 911 Administrator, 2 years experience with the EOC.
We at the Jones County Sheriff's Department thank all 911 Dispatchers across the nation for their amazing service and dedication!