Director of Communications

Anthony Stua

Assistant Director of Communications

Gina Kennedy


Quality Assurance Manager

Sue Baugher


Training Coordinator

Sandra Gallegos


Administrative Assistant

Raelyn Wozniak


Administrative Assistant

Sarah Lawson


Mapping/911 Database Administrator

Scott Valpatic

Scott was hired at Porter County Central Communications in October of 2002 as mapping and application developer. Using ESRI's ArcGIS products and a series of additional applications he developed, Scott was able to immediately impact the map update process and improve accuracy in the Porter County 911 Dispatch mapping system. Scott has developed several applications which support dispatch operations by providing additional tools to improve dispatcher efficiency. Additionally, Scott developed a map and addressing training program specific to Porter County for new dispatchers. Before joining Porter County Central Communications Scott was employed as a Geographic Information Systems Analyst at Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis. Scott is also a diving coach at Valparaiso High School.

E-911 Systems Administrator

Richard Howard, ENP

Rich was hired in January of 2018 as the E-911 Systems Administrator. He is an Experienced System Administrator and Emergency Number Professional (ENP) with a demonstrated history of working in the government administration industry. Skilled in Law Enforcement, Databases, Team Building, Public Speaking, and Criminal Investigations. Strong information technology professional with a Computer & Information Technology, AAS, and BS focused in CNIT from Purdue University.