Employee of the Month

February 2022

Officer Daniel Cashman

Officer Cashman joined the department in 2017 as a Reserve Officer and was promoted to a full-time Police Officer in 2019. In addition to his duties as a patrol officer, he also is the department Armorer and an Assistant Firearms Instructor. His countless contributions to the community and department are deeply appreciated. Thank you, Officer Cashman!

February 2022 - Officer Daniel Cashman

January 2022

Sergeant William Budrow

As a lifelong resident of Rockport, Sergeant Budrow has a deep connection to the residents and community. He joined the police department in 1995 and was promoted to Sergeant in 2017. In addition to his duties as a Sergeant, he also serves as the Lifeguard Supervisor during the summer months. We are incredibly thankful for his ongoing commitment and dedication to the community and RPD. Thank you, Sergeant Budrow!

January 2022 - Officer Michael Anderson

December 2021

Officer Michael Anderson

Officer Anderson joined the department in 2009 as a Reserve Officer and became a full-time officer in 2013. In the fall of 2021, he took over the role of School Resource Officer for the Rockport Schools. His passion for his new role as SRO and unwavering commitment and dedication to the community and RPD are deeply appreciated. Thank you, Officer Anderson!

December 2021 - Officer Michael Anderson

November 2021

Sergeant Mary Fountain

Sergeant Fountain joined the department in 2017 as a Reserve Officer and was promoted to Sergeant in 2021. In addition to her duties as a Sergeant, she has taken on many other roles and responsibilities including Elder Affairs Officer, Recruitment and Training Supervisor, and Background Investigator. We are very grateful for her commitment and dedication to RPD and the Town of Rockport.

November 2021 - Sergeant Mary Fountain

October 2021

Jared Lopez, Reserve Police Officer

Officer Lopez has had a positive impact on the department since joining the department as a Reserve Officer in May 2021. We are thankful for his ongoing commitment and dedication to the community and RPD.

October 2021 - Officer Lopez

September 2021

Heather Eldridge, Full-time Dispatcher

Heather is one of three full-time dispatchers in Rockport. Our dispatchers handle all emergency and non-emergency calls and they are the heart and soul of the department. As a lifelong resident of Rockport, Heather has a strong connection to the residents and community. Her compassion, ability to make quick decisions, and remain calm under extreme pressure are a few of the many attributes that make her an amazing dispatcher.

September 2021 - Heather Eldridge

August 2021

Nate Morrill, Full-time Dispatcher

Nate is one of three full-time dispatchers serving Rockport. Our Dispatchers handle all emergency and non-emergency calls. His calm demeanor, positive attitude, and ability to handle complex calls/situations have made him an invaluable member of the department.

August 2021 - Nate Morrill

July 2021

Michelle Rowe, Office Manager

Michelle was nominated for her role as Officer Manager. Michelle has been with the department for three years and handles all the administrative tasks for the department.

July 2021 - Michelle Rowe

June 2021

Officer Phil Wesley, Patrolman, School Resource Officer, IT Coordinator

A special congratulations to Officer Wesley for being awarded our first Employee of the Month! Officer Wesley was nominated for his role as our school resource officer as well as his work as our department IT coordinator.

June 2021 - Officer Phil Welsey