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Thank you, Ed Reuter!

Thank you, Ed Reuter!

Happy retirement to Ed Reuter! He is retiring from the position of the Executive Director for the past 5 years at the Indiana Statewide 911 Board and served 48 total years in Public Safety. Through his persistence, determination and hard work, the 911 centers in...

Hawai’i 911 Center Visit

Hawai’i 911 Center Visit

We were honored to meet Lt. Robert Fujitake Jr. at the Hawai’i Police Communications Center in Hilo during our trip to the Big Island. Lt. Fujitake is determined to improve this 911 Center to a place where 911 PCOs can be their “best selves each and every day”. We are...

KPATC Sponsorship Recipients attend NENA

KPATC Sponsorship Recipients attend NENA

These amazing 911 professionals attended the 2022 NENA Conference this year in Louisville. KPATC is honored and proud to sponsor these professionals because they are dedicated to the 911 industry and are always Answering The Call To Be Their Best Selves Every Day....

KPATC Selects NENA 2022 Sponsorship Winners

KPATC Selects NENA 2022 Sponsorship Winners

KPATC Foundation is sponsoring five 9-1-1 professionals to attend the 2022 NENA Conference in Louisville, Kentucky from June 11-16. Public Safety is an honorable profession and these incredible individuals are working to make their 9-1-1 centers better by their...

Visit to Franklin Park 911 Center!

Visit to Franklin Park 911 Center!

So honored to meet Corinne Swiatek and her team members at NORCOMM 911 Center in Franklin Park, IL today to share our appreciation with them. But they made us feel even more special. Looking forward to staying in touch with this center. They’re a great group of...

Jennifer Henderson Awarded Challenge Coin

Jennifer Henderson Awarded Challenge Coin

We are proud to be able to honor Jennifer Henderson with a KPATC Challenge Coin. KPATC Volunteer, Jodi Schwind, met Jennifer in-person, at Manatee County Emergency Services in Bradenton, FL on April 21. Jennifer received a call from someone who was slurring their...

Want to go to NENA 2022? We’re sponsoring!

Want to go to NENA 2022? We’re sponsoring!

KPATC Foundation is sponsoring Two 911 Telecommunicators to the 2022 NENA Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. All submissions are due April 22. Please send in your paragraph sharing 1) why you want to attend 2) how you think it will help your career and 3) how the...

KPATC Volunteers Prepare Goodies for 911 Centers

KPATC Volunteers Prepare Goodies for 911 Centers

Thank you to our amazing KPATC neighborhood volunteers Alli P., Aidan C., Natalie C., Montgomery L., Adam G., Ben G., Shruti V., Christina B., Whitney W., Elyn B., Judy Z., Ron P., and Jill P. who helped stuff 600 goody bags and fold 450 shirts that will be delivered...

Kimberley Clarke Receives Challenge Coin

Kimberley Clarke Receives Challenge Coin

KPATC was blessed to meet Kimberly Clarke with the Plano PSC in TX (just north of Dallas) through a Zoom call and present this amazing dispatcher with a KPATC Challenge Coin by special volunteer, Hank Hunt, with the Kari Hunt Foundation. Kimberly received a call from...

Sharing Kyle’s Voice at APCO 2021 San Antonio, TX

Jill and Ron traveled to San Antonio, TX August 15-18 to speak at the APCO 2021 Conference. We were honored to have a repeat session to share the power of Kyle's voice on Tuesday afternoon and again on Wednesday morning to explain the importance of Answering The Call...

Extraordinary PCO Teamwork at Idaho State Police 911 South

Last month, KPATC honored 7 exemplary 911 professionals at Idaho State Police Emergency Communications Center South in Meridian, ID with our challenge coin during a Zoom call. Alex Rawlinson, Eric Heitzinger, Kristine Smith, Ashlyn Lynard and Sierra Cerny showed...