Mike Napier, health officer for the Florida Department of Health-Pasco County, has been named “Pasco County Public Servant of the Year,” by the West Pasco Board of Realtors.
The annual award is bestowed to an individual whose public service actions go above and beyond, according to a news release.
In choosing Napier, the West Pasco Board of Realtors said: “During the past 20 months, Mr. Napier has guided the Health Department in Pasco County through the COVID-19 pandemic in exemplary and tireless fashion. The health department provided essential information and services to the community regarding COVID-19 resources and aided businesses as they navigated through COVID protocols. Mr. Napier worked very closely with the Pasco School District and the Pasco County Board of County Commissioners to provide updates and partner with officials to provide COVID-19 testing and vaccines to county and school staff and students.”
The health department leader’s actions were credited with helping businesses and schools remain open.
The West Pasco Board of Realtors has more than 1,500 members and is the largest trade organization in Pasco County.
Published January 12, 2022