CCN Vision:

The CCN is an innovative first responder communication enterprise organization and regional leader.

CCN Mission:

As stewards of public resources, the CCN manages and delivers interoperable, safe, standardized, and flexible communications for first responder use with regional partners and serving and protecting communities through the sustainment of next generation communication technologies using lean business practices, standards-based decision making, value-based strategic objectives and the use of integrated business systems.

Guiding Principles:

Financial stewardship and stability
Innovative and livable communities
Excellent public service
Balanced service delivery
Operational excellence
Increased service value for our neighbor agencies and communities
Reduced operational costs and risks
Increased reliability for service over a larger geographical area

CCN Executive Board

The Combined Communications Network is governed by a four-member Executive Board.  The Board is made up of elected officials representing the Pierce County Executive and County Council and Pierce Transit Administration and Commissioners.

The Executive Board meets regularly at 1:30pm on the second Wednesday of each month at Tacoma Mall Plaza, 2702 South 42nd Street, Tacoma WA 98409. Check out upcoming and past meetings dates at our Agenda Center, sign up for meeting notifications at Notify Me, or read more about our work in the Document Center.

CCN_Executive Board

Danni Colo
Executive Board Clerk

From left to right:

Gary Robinson, Pierce County Finance Director; Chair - Rick Talbert, Pierce Transit Commissioner; Susan Dreier, Pierce Transit Chief Executive Officer; Vice Chair - Daniel Roach, Pierce County Councilman

  1. Goal 1: Decision Making Process
  2. Goal 2: Sustain Effectiveness
  3. Goal 3: Financial Stewardship
  4. Goal 4: System Sustainment
  5. Goal 5: Develop Collaboration

Establish an Information Based Decision Making Process

The CCN Executive Director will provide the CCN Executive Board with the background documentation and metrics necessary for making informed decisions on issues impacting the CCN, its partners and stakeholders. The CCN’s Cooperative Governance Agreement (CGA), Business Strategic Plan, Business Analytics, and Executive Board Policies serve as the foundational documents and processes that ensure the CCN operations are sustained in an efficient, cost-effective, and mutually agreeable manner for all parties.