By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communication Director — Fire-Rescue Division Chief Sean Baker was named the Palm Beach Employee of the Year at the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting at The Breakers.
Chief Baker received a $3,500 check donated by the Civic Association and the Citizens Association.
Sean is known for his “honesty, creativity, vision, compassion” and his outreach to the community, among other qualities, Mayor Gail Coniglio told the crowd of over 600.
“He’s always focused on the residents and providing customer service at the highest level,” said Mayor Coniglio. “The Fire-Rescue Department couldn’t be prouder than to nominate such an outstanding employee.”
The town will post a framed photo of Chief Baker on the Town Hall’s Wall of Fame along with the 40 other Employees of the Year.
“I was stunned. My jaw is on the ground,” Chief Baker said. “It was absolutely humbling.”
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