CMA Celebrates National Public Safety Telecommunicators week 2022CMA Celebrates National Public Safety Telecommunicators week 2022CMA Celebrates National Public Safety Telecommunicators week 2022
Every year, the second week of April is designated as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. It is a chance for us to celebrate and thank those who dedicate their lives to serving the public as 911 dispatchers.

The Communication Managers Association of San Mateo County would like to welcome all dispatchers within San Mateo County to join us in the celebration by recognizing their hard work. This year’s events will be held virtually throughout the week of April 10-16, 2022.

Please visit our YouTube Page for thank you and prize videos from this year and past years celebrations.


Revisit last year's celebration

CMA Celebrates National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week 2021

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Atherton PD Dispatcher of the Year

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Belmont PD Dispatcher of the Year

To be announced

Burlingame PD Dispatcher of the Year

To be announced

Colma PD Dispatcher of the Year

To be announced

Foster City PD Dispatcher of the Year

Entire Communications Team

Hillsborough PD Dispatcher of the Year

To be announced

Menlo Park PD Dispatcher of the Year

To be announced

Redwood City PD Dispatcher of the Year

Entire Communications Team

San Bruno PD Dispatcher of the Year

Glenda Jimenez & Ana Maria Gamez

San Francisco Airport Safety and Security Services Dispatcher of the Year

To be announced

San Mateo PD Dispatcher of the Year

Mele Afu

San Mateo County Public Safety Communications Dispatcher of the Year

Alma Alvarado

South San Francisco PD Dispatch of the Year

To be announced

University of California, San Francisco PD Dispatcher of the Year

This award recognizes dispatchers who have demonstrated superior skills during a law enforcement and/or a Fire/EMS incident where the employees went above and beyond what would typically be expected under normal circumstances.

The Communication Managers Association would like to award our 2022 Outstanding Performance Award to South San Francisco Police Department Dispatchers Debbie Louie, Brittney Chapman, and Alexis Juarez for their hard work during a large-scale law enforcement emergency.

The Communication Managers Association would like to award our 2022 Outstanding Performance Award to San Mateo County Public Safety Communications Dispatcher Derrick Harp for his dedication and lifesaving instructions during a community member’s medical emergency.

Congratulations to this year's award recipients! Thank you for everything you do!