photo of Kight Joell Kight (Vice President) is the Communications Manager for the Fauquier County Sheriff's Office. A native of Fauquier County, she graduated from Fauquier High School and from Waldorf College (2013) with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. She began her career in public safety as a volunteer firefighter with the Lois Volunteer Fire Department where she obtained her Emergency Medical Technician-Intermediate certification. In 1997, she began working for Fauquier County as an Emergency Communications Specialist. Since then, she has been promoted to Shift Supervisor and Training Coordinator and to her current role as the Communications Manager. In 2014, Joell earned her Registered Public Safety Leader through the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officers (APCO) and in 2015, she earned her Emergency Number Professional through the National Emergency Number Association (NENA). Joell is an active member in the Virginia Chapter of APCO serving on the board as a Director-at-Large as well as working the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) as a member of the Regional Advisory Council on initiatives to ensure Virginia's transition to Next Generation 9-1-1.