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Andy Thomas
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  • Wichita, KS
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Wichita Fire Department
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Professional Qualifications:
FF1 & FF2
Fire Science Degree (Hutchinson Community College 2003)
Lt. for Riley County Fire Dept. 2yr (2004-2006)
Manhattan Fire Department Photographer (2004-2006)
Wichita Fire Department Photographer (2006-Present)
Kansas State Coordinator for the International Fire Photographers Assoc.
Im 25 years old, grew up around the fire service, my dad retired from Sedgwick County Fire Department as a Battalion Chief, wanted to become a firefighter, but God had other plans. Luckily he opened some doors for me with the Wichita Fire Department to be a photographer so I can still get my fill of FD stuff.After I graduated from Hutch with my Fire Science degree, I was a Lt. for Riley County Fire Department for 2 years while I was in college at Kansas State University. Now I am married,and I'm the Production Manager for a manufacturing plant in Wichita. I run a few webpages for some departments, most notable would be
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I am looking for Kansas firefighters to help a group of us document the major fire departments in Kansas, please e-mail me if you can help or would like your Dept to be included in our documentation. Thanks!

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