A Ridgefield Fire dispatcher has been named the 2021 Town of Ridgefield Employee of the Year. John Rosa is currently the lead dispatcher and supervisor. He has served the Town of Ridgefield for over 40 years, joining the fire department as a teenager. He served many years as President of Ridgefield Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 1739. Rosa retired off the firefighting line in 2013 and became a dispatcher.