Each week, The Tribune will be spotlighting local law enforcement and first responders.
Whether they are police officers, firefighters or emergency medical personnel, these men and women in uniform are highly trained to serve and protect their communities.
Name: Marcus Shoenthal
Position: Third shift dispatcher
Years at Seymour Police Department: Two years
Other police/military experience: Served in the U.S. Army for six and a half years. Had two deployments overseas, one in Iraq and one in Afghanistan.
Favorite part of being a dispatcher: An exciting, ever-changing, day-to-day work environment
Favorite food: Nachos
Favorite sport: NASCAR “Boogity Boogity Boogity”
Favorite musician: Anything upbeat that generally sounds good
Hidden talent: Unknown
Words of wisdom: Don’t stress the small things