Bidwell woman is OSHP ‘Dispatcher of the Year’

Staff Report

JACKSON — Ohio State Highway Patrol Dispatcher Brandi D. Trelka has been selected the 2015 Ohio State Highway Patrol Telecommunications Award at the Jackson Dispatch Center.

The selection of Trelka, 29, is in recognition of outstanding service during 2015 at the Jackson Dispatch Center as a highway patrol dispatcher. Post management and dispatchers/communications technicians chose Trelka based on technical job knowledge and ability, enthusiastic work attitude, teamwork, and prompt and courteous response to the public’s requests for information and assistance.

Trelka joined OSHP in 2013 and has served at the Athens and Jackson dispatch centers. Originally from Cambridge and a graduate of Cambridge High School, Trelka attended Ohio University-Zanesville and Kaplan University.

Dispatcher Trelka and her husband, Jim, reside in Bidwell.

Staff Report