911 Director

Mike Thompson

Native of Putnam County

Employed by Putnam County EMS in 1980 as an Emergency Medical Technician

Licensed as Paramedic in 1985

Certified Public Safety Telecommunicator and Emergency Medical Dispatcher in 1997

Appointed Assistant 911 Director in 1997

Appointed Putnam County 911 Director in 2014

Member of National Emergency Number Association (NENA); Tennessee Emergency Number Association (TENA); Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO); National Fire Protection Association (NFPA); and the Upper Cumberland 911 Director's Association



911 Director