"I agree with you my Brother. Noone in the Fire Service wants to see their crew go home after a job more than I do. That being said, I can't help but feel some Leaders in our Profession, whether they are paid for their service…"
Retention of Experienced Firefighters
FireFighter 2, North Carolina
Instructor, State of North Carolina
EVD, North Carolina
EMT-B, North Carolina
FireFighter 2, Florida (111862)
Fire Officer, New York
Advanced Firefighter, New York
Heavy Rescue Technician, New York
Topics you provide training for:
All FireFighter 2 Topics
Areas of expertise:
Fire Service Management
Entered Fire Service on 21 October 1983 in East Hampton New York, Engine 2. Held ranks of Lt, Captain and 2nd Asst Chief.
Moved to Florida in 1993 and joined Pine island / Matlacha FD. Held rank of Firefighter.
Transferred to Golden gate Fire and Rescue and held the rank of Firefighter/EMT.
Moved to North carolina in 2004 and joined Union Road Fire Department, Gastonia NC. Held rank of Firefighter, then Captain, and am now the 2nd Assistant Chief and Training Officer.
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