Communications Director

Becky Tapia  
 Emergency Communications Director Becky Tapia
 Serving Andover since January 2015
 Phone (316) 733-5177 ext. 203
Director Becky Tapia, was hired as Emergency Communications Director of the Andover Kansas Police Department on January 5, 2015, after serving 8 years at the Winfield Police Department and Cowley County Emergency Communication Centers as a Dispatcher. While at the Cowley County Emergency Communications Center, Becky was promoted to Line Shift Supervisor of the Winfield location.
In June 2015, Director Tapia graduated from the 26th NENA Center Manager Certification Program and is a Certified Center Manager.
As the Communications Director, Director Tapia is responsible for the oversight of the E-911 Communications Center and Records staff; oversees and maintains the City’s radio communications infrastructure; oversight of the Departments police records and records management, oversight of the Property and Evidence process including handling and storage, and preforms the duties of the City’s Emergency Management Coordinator.