On Nov. 8, the Golder Ranch Fire District will honor employees and members of the public for their outstanding service to the organization and the community. For the first time, this annual event will recognize members of the public help make our community a better place to live. This year’s recipients are:
Firefighter of the Year –Firefighter Matthew Gordon
Employee of the Year –Alex Barraza
Volunteer of the Year –John Chabot
Community Recognition Award – Catalina Crusaders and Oro Valley Police Department Explorer Advisors
Community Hero Award –Hailey Tellez
Additionally, the following Golder Ranch Fire District personnel will be recognized for meritorious service over the course of the last year:
Merit Awards -Captain Matthew Peru, Paramedic Michael Seegmiller, Paramedic Rene Sanchez, and Paramedic Nathan Mitchell.