Grays Harbor E-911 Director Peggy Fouts has been recognized as a recipient of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officers (APCO) International Life Member award at their annual meeting in August.
The highest membership honor APCO International can bestow is that of LIFE membership. Designation of Life Member is an honor reserved for members of APCO who have made a significant contribution toward the objectives of APCO International above and beyond the chapter/state level. Life Members must have maintained membership for 15 or more years and made at least five major accomplishments that have contributed significantly to the betterment of the association.
As a recipient of this award, Peggy Fouts is recognized for her dedication to the profession of public safety communications, to APCO and for her service to the field of public safety communications. Mrs. Fouts has served or currently serves APCO as the APCO Executive Council Representative from Washington, a member of the Board of Directors for the Western Region of APCO, the chair and/or member of a number of technical and leadership development committees of APCO, and the Chair of the APCO Management Committee and the APCO Finance and Budget Committee.
On behalf of the Operating Board of Grays Harbor Communications E9-1-1 I am proud to commend Peggy Fouts for this recognition of her service to, and efforts on behalf of, APCO and the public safety communications profession.