Dean Welter Portrait

This award is dedicated to the memory of Dean Welter, a Novato Dispatch Supervisor who passed away in 2014 after a very long battle with leukemia. Dean was an energetic leader within his department and a long-time member, board member, leader and supporter within CCUG.

In Dean’s memory, we dedicate an annual CCUG award to a deserving person/division/bureau that has exemplified excellence in service and commitment. The criteria are based on the following:

  • Individual leadership at the line level
  • Supervisory/management leadership
  • Teamwork within the division/bureau
  • Projects and Involvement
  • Innovativeness and Creativity
  • Continuing Education and Training

To nominate a deserving person/division/bureau, please complete the form below or email a memo to with the following information no later than June 30th:

  • Nominee Division/Bureau & Contact Information
  • Person Nominating & Contact Information
  • How the Division/Bureau meets the criteria listed above
  • Additional Information to Support Nomination