Awards Indiana NENA Award Recipients

The annual Indiana NENA and APCO Telecommunicators Conference is held in Indianapolis. At this conference, 911 professionals from all across Indiana will learn about the latest technologies and attend instructional classes. Each year, during the opening ceremony, several individuals are recognized for their outstanding service in public safety.

Make sure to nominate a candidate for the 911 HERO award by downloading the form below and sending it in. Also click below to read each story from past award winners.





2015 Indiana NENA Award Recipients

Teamwork Award - Co Winners

ISP Regional Supervisor Deana Minto, Regional Dispatchers Amanda "Mandy" Panfil-Gottardo, and Diana Lopez began receiving reports...

911 HERO Award

Six year old Jaden Padawan called 911 on February 7, 2014 at 7:40 pm, to report her grandmother was unconscious and there were no...

Teamwork Award - Co Winners

On what started out as a quiet Sunday morning Deputy Director answered a call that morning of a Ford Mustang being...

Teamwork Award - Co Winners

On March 10, 2015, a caller reported his fiancé who he was Skyping with in New York started to develop breathing problems and had...


2014 Indiana NENA Award Recipients

Teamwork Award - Co Winners

On February 2, 2014, Michael Elliot, an escaped prisoner, who was convicted of a quadruple homicide in...

Teamwork Award - Co Winners

On May 22, 2013, at 3:30 p.m., Kosciusko Communications Center began...

Teamwork Award - Hon. Mention

On the evening of August 14, 2013, at 7:11 pm Grant County dispatchers received...

Service Award – Honorable Mention

On January 15, 2014, at 10:07 p.m. Elkhart City Communications received...

911 HERO Award

On March 2, 2013, at 12:52 p.m. Allen County Dispatcher Amy Barron received...

President's Award

This year the recipients for the President's Award were selected by the...

Tom Brindle Award

This award was established for the late Indiana NENA President Tom Brindle...