The Golden Headset Award

Sponsored by Concept Seating and The Denise Amber Lee Foundation

Honoring 911 Telecommunicators

The Golden Headset Award highlights the extraordinary work of public safety workers. The job is difficult but lives are saved every day by their efforts. The quarterly award recognizes dispatchers who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to help someone.

Golden Headset Quick Facts

  • Peer nominated via the form below
  • Winners are selected via a peer advisory board based on their ability to demonstrate the following among their internal team, the public safety industry, their community, and/or caller(s):
    • Impact
    • Leadership
    • Ability to encourage positivity
  • Winners receive an award and a gift card
  • The award started in 2022 as a joint partnership between Concept Seating and The Denise Amber Lee Foundation, whose mission is to support and promoted public safety through uniform training, standardized protocols, quality assurance, and technological advances. The Foundation was founded in memory of Denise Amber Lee.
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Congratulations to our Past Winners

2023 Q1: Zharvis, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office

2022 Q4: Kimberly, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department

2022 Q3: Shantella, City of LaVerne Police Department

2023 Award Schedule

First Quarter

Nomination Deadline: Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Winner Announced: Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Second Quarter

Nomination Deadline: Monday, May 15, 2023

Winner Announced: Thursday, June 15, 2023

Third Quarter

Nomination Deadline: Tuesday, August 15, 2023

Winner Announced: Friday, September 15, 2023

Fourth Quarter

Nomination Deadline: Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Winner Announced: Friday, December 15, 2023

The Golden Headset Nomination Form

Honoring Public Safety Workers

Please enter YOUR contact information:

Enter the NOMINEE'S information:

Let us know how they went above and beyond the call of duty.