Kendall County Sheriff’s employee honored for exemplary records work

(Pictured from left)  Kendall County Sheriff Dwight Baird, Undersheriff Bobby Richardson, transcriptionist Chrissy Stork, records manager Bowen, and Commander Langston.

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office announces transcriptionist Chrissy Stork as the employee of the first quarter. A supervisor of the records division nominated her for exemplary performance, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.

Stork has been with the sheriff’s office for almost seven years and currently is the only full-time transcriptionist, according to the release. Since joining the sheriff’s office, Stork has provided exemplary service to the office and the citizens of Kendall County, according to the release.

In recognizing her for the award, the sheriff’s office said Stork has demonstrated a commitment to excellence and a dedication to the citizens of Kendall County.

Stork started as a part-time transcriptionist and now is the only transcriptionist in the office and is responsible for transcribing and maintaining all of the reports for both the operations and corrections divisions, according to the release.

She has also taken on additional responsibilities such as reporting statistical data to the National Incident-Based Reporting System and ensuring appropriate information is sent to the Circuit Clerk’s Office when necessary, according to the release. “Her hard work and professionalism make her a great asset to the Sheriff’s Office and the citizens of Kendall County,” according to the release.

The KCSO employee recognition program focuses on recognizing employees for their great work. This program helps identify those employees who deserve special recognition whenever his/her duties “are performed in an exemplary manner,” according to the release.

Citizens also may be recognized under this program for an act that deserves recognition. To nominate an employee or citizen for an award you can submit your nomination on our webpage at or contact the Sheriff’s Office for additional information.