2019 Employee Excellence Award



Allison Palitz
Senior Communications Systems Technician

Allison Palitz

Allison Palitz started her County career as a Communications Systems Technician in July of 2009 and promoted to a Senior Communications Systems Technician in November of 2017. She sets an example of great work ethic, drive, initiative and is an inspiration to her peers in the Technical Division and the rest of the department.

Allison is always thinking ahead, bringing up new ideas, and preparing for her next task or project. She makes a conscious effort to find efficient and cost-effective solutions but at the same time thoroughly completing her projects in a timely manner. She often works within tight timelines but never fails to deliver quality work.

As technology evolves, she continues to further her technical knowledge, even learning on her own time, and sharing what she has learned with her fellow colleagues. She has a great ability to teach others, explaining every task function and leaving others feeling empowered which has benefited the technical team immensely.

Allison exemplifies employee excellence core values as she is honest and transparent in her work, demonstrates integrity, provides high quality service to her fellow co-workers and customers. In addition, Allison's highest priority is the safety of the citizens of the County and public safety personnel. Furthermore, she is respectful, encouraging, positive, leads by example and always takes great pride in her work.

Recognizing Allison’s commitment and dedication is a fitting tribute for her continued contributions to the Department’s mission and County’s core values.

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