David Halteman

Emergency Services Division
Title: Director Emergency Services
Phone: 734-973-4734

David came to Emergency Services in March of 1997, having previously held emergency communications positions in the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office and Eastern Michigan University Police. In March of 2014, David was promoted to Emergency Services Manager and assigned to lead Washtenaw Metro Dispatch. David's responsibilities include management of the center's operations and to act as coordinator of Washtenaw County's overall Enhanced 9-1-1 system. David is also the Law Enforcement Information Network (LEIN) Terminal Agency Coordinator (TAC) for the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office. In May of 2017, David was appointed the Director of the Emergency Services Division which encompasses Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Hazardous Materials and Washtenaw Metro Dispatch.

Projects & Programs

David coordinates multiple collaborative projects including programs developed by the Southeast Michigan's Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) Board, 800 MHz Radio Consortium, the Emergency Telephone (Enhanced 9-1-1) District Board, Treasurer for the Hazardous Materials Response Team Authority Board and Geographic Information Systems Departmental Liaison and Project Oversight committees.

Education & Awards
David earned a Bachelor's degree in Communications Technology with a minor in Graphic Design from Eastern Michigan University and is a certified Hazardous Materials Technician and Michigan Professional Emergency Manager. David has received a Meritorious Service Commendation, three Sheriff's Unit Citations, a Service and Program Improvement Citation for the creation and implementation of the Metro Dispatch Academy Training Program and was awarded Emergency Services Supervisor of the year. 

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