Public Safety Telecommunicator Statewide Training and Certification Initiative
The mission of this new joint NENA APCO Committee is to create a training curriculum and standards for all telecommunicators in the State of Illinois. This initiative will include a mandatory quality assurance program, not just for EMD calls but for all call taking and dispatching practices. >>Read More
General Membership Meeting
January 9, 2014
Location: McLean County
Government Center Community Room
115 E Washington St.,
Starts at 10:30 a.m.
Training Grants – Applications for training grants can be submitted between October 1st and March 31st. Grant requests will be approved at the December, February and April Executive Board meetings.
Agencies are allowed to apply for unrequested training grant funds in April of each year. Grant requests for unrequested funds will be considered by the Executive Board at their June meeting.
>> Training Grant Application
The E911 Fund is sponsoring a 9-1-1 Goes to Washington Grant Program for 2014. Up to $7,500 will be awarded to Illinois NENA Members. No grantee will receive more than $2,500.
Applications are available on the INENA website or by contacting Cindy Barbera-Brelle directly at email@example.com.
The deadline for submitting a grant application is January 9, 2014.
2013 - 2014 Officers of the IL Chapter of NENA
Back row, Left to right:
Cindy Barbera-Brelle-Region 1 VP, Diana Stiles-Secretary, Sandy Beitel-President, Jodi Moomaw-Region 6 VP, Hank Zilm-Region 4 VP, Stacy Sarna-Region 2 VP
Front row, Left to Right: Ken Smith-Region 7 VP, Glenna Johnson-Region 3 VP, Tammy Peterson - Treasurer, Pat Lustig - Immediate Past President, Connie Armstrong- Vice President, Vicki DeFord - Region 5 VP
Vice President Sandy Beitel with the National NENA Officials
Left to Right:
Ty Wooten - NENA Educations and PSAP Operations Director, Ron Bloom - NENA Private Sector Director, Sandy Beitel - INENA President, Christy Williams - NENA 1st Vice President, and Rob McMullen - NENA North Central Director