On Tuesday February 12, 2013 Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels held a promotional ceremony for those individuals who recently made rank from within the organization.
Pictured above are the personnel who were promoted as follows: front row, left to right, Monica Campbell, Communications Senior; Thad Smith, Chief Deputy; Mark Dannels, Sheriff; Sean Gijanto, Lieutenant Willcox/Benson and Richard Morales, Lieutenant Investigations/NET. Back row left to right, Forest Hauser, Commander Patrol Division; John Filippelli, Sergeant Benson District; Daniel Romero, Sergeant Douglas District; Mark Genz, Commander Administration/Support Services; Michael Finch, Sergeant Sierra Vista District; Randall Wilson, Sergeant Sierra Vista District; John Gjerde, Sergeant Elfrida District; Curtis Wilkins, Lieutenant Sierra Vista District and Ken Foster, Lieutenant Bisbee/Douglas District. Submitted Photo
Those in attendance for promotion had friends, family, and loved ones there to participate in a badge pinning process and to enjoy refreshments at the end of the evening.