Employee of the Month

November 2014 Employee of the Month, Sergeant Michael Quilty

Sergeant Michael Quilty,
Missouri State Highway Patrol

November 2014

Sergeant Michael Quilty, Missouri State Highway Patrol, has been selected as the November, 2014 Employee of the Month for the Department of Public Safety. Sergeant Quilty was selected for this award for his quick and innovate thinking under extremely difficult conditions that resulted in saving the lives of eight individuals who were trapped in flash floodwaters. Sergeant Quilty’s knowledge of the area and the positive working relationships that he has with agencies in the area were instrumental in bringing this incident to a successful conclusion. The courage and bravery displayed by Sergeant Quilty, as well as the other individuals who assisted with the rescues, speaks volumes about his character, as he did not did hesitate to place themselves in harm’s way for the safety of others.