Acting Captain Rob Huss
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax
http://www.wsp.wa.gov

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: November 1, 2012
Contact: Trooper Darren Wright
Phone: 509-679-6228
Cell: 509-925-5303
E-mail: Darren.Wright@wsp.wa.gov
Twitter: @wspd6pio


State Patrol Announces New Public Information Officer and Recruiter Contact for Wenatchee District

Wenatchee -- The Washington State Patrol announced today that effective November 1, 2012, Trooper Darren Wright has been appointed to the position of Public Information Officer (PIO) and Recruiter for District 6, with Headquarters in Wenatchee. District 6 includes Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan, Kittitas, Grant and a small part of Adams County. 

Trooper Wright has been with the WSP for 21 years and brings to his new position many years of experience from throughout the State Patrol.  Along with being selected as the District 6 PIO, Trooper Wright was also selected as the District 6 Recruiter, and will be available for job fairs, public speaking engagements and normal recruiting seminars around the district. 

Trooper Wright can be contacted at his office at 509-925-5303, or cell phone at 509-679-6228. He can also be reached by email at Darren.Wright@wsp.wa.gov. Please call if you would like to set up an appointment to meet Trooper Wright or discuss recruitment ideas. 

Trooper Wright will be making use of Twitter to relay information. Trooper Wright can be followed at @wspd6pio.

A directory for all WSP Public Information Officers can be found online at the Washington State Patrol home page at www.wsp.wa.gov/information/pio.htm, and a directory of all district Recruiters can be found at http://www.wsp.wa.gov/employment/recruit.htm.

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