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Ms. Thera Bradshaw

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Executive Vice President

Phone: (310) ***-****  HQ Phone
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Local Address: Los Angeles, California, United States
Hitech Systems Inc
16030 Ventura Blvd Ste 120
Enicno , California 91436
United States

Company Description: Hitech Systems, Inc. is a privately-held company founded in 1981 by Hitech's President Henry P. Unger. Unger is well known in the public safety community, and was...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Oregon State University
  • FBI Executive Command College
  • University of Washington Graduate School of Public Affairs
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Hitech Systems - About, 9 Nov 2014 [cached]
Thera Bradshaw
Thera Bradshaw, Executive Vice President
Ms. Bradshaw is a leader in 9-1-1 public safety communications systems, and is a past international president of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officers (APCO) and past president of the National Emergency Number Association (NENA). She is the former CIO of the City of Los Angeles, where she oversaw 3-1-1, telecommunications activities, cable franchises, and 9-1-1 public safety microwave and radio communications systems. Ms. Bradshaw was named one of the top municipal CIOs in America by Government Technology magazine.
iCERT: About the Industry Council, 12 June 2014 [cached]
Thera Bradshaw President & Founder TKC Consulting Group, LLC
Industry Council for Emergency Response Technologies: 9IA News, 10 Jan 2008 [cached]
Former A.P.C.O. president Thera Bradshaw joins 9-1-1 Industry Alliance Industry Council for Emergency Response Technologies: 9IA News
Former A.P.C.O. president Thera Bradshaw joins 9-1-1 Industry Alliance
January 10, 2008
Former A.P.C.O. president Thera Bradshaw has joined the 9-1-1 Industry Alliance. Ms. Bradshaw is an internationally recognized leader in public safety communications system development, operations and policy. Her company TKC Consulting Group, LLC is an innovative leader in technology and policy development for government.
She is a past president of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officers (APCO) and the former Chief Information Officer of the City of Los Angeles, where she oversaw all IT and telecommunications activities and five public safety LMR radio systems. Prior to being appointed Chief Information Officer and General Manager of the city's Information Technology Agency, Ms. Bradshaw served as its Manager in charge of Strategic Planning and Regulatory Activities. Ms. Bradshaw has been named one of the top municipal CIO's by Government Technology Magazine. s. Bradshaw has received numerous honors. She was recently honored by Government Technology as the top technology innovator in America. Thera is recognized a one of the top Executive Women of leadership in Public Safety. Former Washington State Governor Gary Locke recognized Thera for her International leadership improving the quality of life in America.
APCO News Archive [cached]
Speakers included Lyle Gallagher, APCO president and director of communications for North Dakota State Radio; Thera Bradshaw, APCO first vice president and executive director of the Emergency Communications Department of the City and County of San Francisco; Bill Hinkle, APCO Project 38 chair and director of Hamilton County (Ohio) Department of Communications; Rick Hessinger, APCO 9-1-1 committee chair and 9-1-1 facilitator for North Dakota State Radio; Jim Schlichting, the FCC's Deputy Bureau Chief for wireless communication; and Dr. Angelo Salvucci, chair of California's Emergency Medical Services Commission.
Committee members include Thera Bradshaw, APCO first vice president and executive director of the City and County of San Francisco Emergency Communications Department; Jack Keating, APCO past president and communications director of the West Covina (Calif.) Communications Department; Steve Souder, Arlington County (Va.) Emergency Communications Center administrator; Chris Fischer, director of communications for Valley (Wash.) Communications Center; Nancy Pollock, executive director of the Minneapolis/St.
"We certainly have a huge job cut out for us," Bradshaw said during the meeting.
That is just not acceptable in today's world," said Thera Bradshaw, First Vice President of the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International.
Bradshaw's comments were made during the National Mayday Readiness Initiative press conference in Southfield, Mich., which included an emotional plea from a High Point, N.C. doctor who described a desperate call for help from his son in Richmond, VA. - a plea that turned to panic as the family discovered they could not contact anyone to help due to the lack of a national 9-1-1 directory.
"You can get energetic and enthusiastic and have passion when it's over making the world a better place - and that's what this effort it about.we're talking about the United States, but it is a global world and we need to look at 9-1-1 and emergency access in a global way," Bradshaw said.
Among the participants of the press conference, in addition to Dwyer and Gallagher, were: Thera Bradshaw, APCO First Vice President and 9-1-1- Director for the City of San Francisco; Dr. Van Fletcher, a North Carolina physician whose family faced a life and death situation addressed by a key NMRI recommendation; Dr. Howard Champion, a leading trauma surgeon; William Baker, director of the US Department of Transportation's ITS Public Safety Program; Robert C. Lange, Engineering Director of Automotive Safety, General Motors Corporation; John Melcher, Vice President of the National Emergency Communications Officials; and Brian Fontes, Senior Vice President of the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association.
Authorized by APCO's Board of Officers in August 1999, Project 36 is led by APCO First Vice President Thera Bradshaw and directed by its chair, Lex Rutter.
SOUTH DAYTONA, FL (April 7, 2000) - The Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International's Second Vice President Thera Bradshaw announced she is leaving her post as 9-1-1 executive director in Vancouver, Wash., for a new career challenge in the San Francisco Bay area.
Bradshaw, who has led the Clark Regional Communications Agency in Vancouver for the past 10 years, will begin her new job directing the Emergency Communications Department, City and County of San Francisco, April 24.San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown appointed Bradshaw to build and lead the new department, where she will be working closely with him and local police, fire and emergency medical service (EMS) professionals.
A graduate from the University of Washington, Oregon State University and the FBI Executive Command College, Bradshaw has a great deal of experience to head the San Francisco 9-1-1 operation.She served as president of the National Emergency Number Association (NENA) in 1995, president of APCO's Oregon chapter for two terms and chaired several of its committees.
Bradshaw's new directorship will, in some ways, mirror her past position in Vancouver.The 28-year veteran of public safety communications helped build and mold the Clark County agency into a professionally run organization with state-of-the-art equipment.The facility was built after voters passed a measure to finance a regional communications center.It would serve 42 county emergency service providers, including the sheriff's department, six police departments, all city fire departments and three EMS providers.
The situation is similar in the Bay area, where Bradshaw will be directing a new consolidated facility for police, fire and EMS.
Thera Bradshaw, president ..., 30 Oct 2014 [cached]
Thera Bradshaw, president and CEO, TKC Consulting
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