Angie Stiefermann: Voice of calm in emergencies
Sunday, October 2, 2011
Angie Stiefermann has always been intrigued by the excitement of emergency situations.
She became an EMT at age 19, and did a short stint as a volunteer firefighter for the Holts Summit Fire Protection District.
“On-scene stuff just wasn’t for me,” she said. But working behind the scenes, dispatching emergency personnel was appealing.
When a communications operator position opened with the Jefferson City Police Department, she jumped at the chance for ....