Our Ventura TV presents a special First Responders tribute series honoring those who have made a difference to others during the pandemic here in the Ventura County area. The series of tributes begins airing on Ventura cable TV channel 6 and online in May 2021 and features local community leaders recognizing those individuals they wanted to thank and honor for their outstanding service.
The First Responders tribute series is hosted by Our Ventura TV’s Sandra Siepak and Monique Nowlin who introduce us to the guests and those featured for their numerous contributions to the community and lead role during Covid 19.
Some of the respective honorees featured in the Our Ventura TV First Responders series include: Raphael Stoneman and his service dog Leo, Bob Harris, Officer Michael Anselmo, Patrick Maynard, Dr. Thanh Neville, Matthew Clapsaddle and Heather Ellis.
Several community leaders took part and selected their choice of honorees for the tribute including, Ventura County Sheriff Bill Ayub, City of Ventura Fire Marshall Joe Morelli, Dr. Janika Shah, Meredith Hart and Lars Davenport from the City of Ventura, Ventura County Fire Engineer Richard Macklin, Ventura City Firefighter Kyle Tong, Dennis Murphy of Gold Coast Veterans and more.
“Each of these individuals honored made a significant contribution in the Ventura community during this challenging time. All of us at Our Ventura TV are pleased to recognize their efforts,” added associate producer Mary Christine Ballestero.
Our Ventura TV and the First Responders tribute series is produced by George Alger and directed by Michelle Hoover. MB Hanrahan and Juan Mancera are also with Our Ventura TV.
Our Ventura TV is an award-winning weekly talk show television series featuring programs about non-profits, community advocates, business leaders and artists who contribute to the Ventura County community. For more information and to become a guest on Our Ventura TV, just visit http://OurVentura.com and click “Contact.”