The Ralls County 911 Board of Directors has accepted contracts signed by Paula Pedrotti of Washington, Mo., and Gabriel Duncan, of Thompson, Mo.

The Ralls County 911 Board of Directors has accepted contracts signed by Paula Pedrotti of Washington, Mo., and Gabriel Duncan, of Thompson, Mo.

Pedrotti has agreed to serve Ralls county as the Director of the 911 agency with Duncan serving as Deputy Director.

Pedrotti has more than 10 years of dispatching and call-taking experience, several of which were as a supervisor. She has a degree in psychology from Jefferson College and degree from University of Missouri in criminal justice. She advocates for 911 education and legislation on a local and state level.

Duncan has more than 12 years of emergency dispatching experience in Audrain County. He has also served as Jail Administrator for the Audrain County Sheriff's Office, with the rank of captain, for many years and brings with him a background in law enforcement.

Pedrotti and Duncan signed contracts this week which were then approved in a closed session meeting by the Ralls County 911 Board of Directors on Tuesday, Oct. 6.