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Ariel Villarreal
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  • Port Saint Lucie, FL
  • United States
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First-Due Battalion Chief

In this episode, host Danny Sheridan and his guest Christopher Naum (NY) Discuss their recent project of a guided tour in New York City, leading a tour of firefighters and officers from around the U.S. reading buildings, discussing building construction, tactics, operations, command decision-making and reviewing historical events. This 12-hour tour, covering 15 mikes, 600 buildings from midtown Manhattan to lower Manhattan, culminated with a visit the WTC Memorial. Sponsored by MSA.

The Back Step Boys

Ron Kanterman and Tom Aurnhammer talk leadership, command, safety, and more. Sponsored by MSA.

The Command Post: Loyalty

Hosts Rick Lasky and John Salka consider the virtues of loyalty when it comes to fire service leadership. Sponsored by MSA.

Women in Fire

In this episode, the Women In Fire Team will be joined by Curt Varone, deputy chief and practicing attorney who specializes in fire and EMS. Curt recently worked with Lexipol to produce a new white paper, “Understanding, Preventing & Responding to Sexual Harassment in the Fire Service; Essential Information for Limiting Harm.” We will discuss sexual harassment as it relates to the fire service. Sponsored by MSA.

The Professional Volunteer Fire Department

On tonight's show, host Tom Merrill speaks with Ali Rothrock, an author, mental health advocate, nationally known speaker, and a former volunteer firefighter. She also is the CEO and Lead Instructor for On the Job and Off, an online platform dedicated to building more resilient first responders. She authored the book Where Hope Lives, detailing her her first few years in the fire service which saw her bullied, harassed, and subject to behavior that is anything but professional. She will discuss how she turned that bad experience in a positive direction and recovered to make a difference and continues to make a difference in the lives of first responders everywhere. Sponsored by MSA.

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Lives in:
Treasure Coast, Florida
Martin County Fire Rescue
Bureau Chief - Training & Safety
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Professional Qualifications:
State of Florida Fire Officer II
State of Florida Fire Service Instructor III
State of Florida Live Fire Instructor I
ODP WMD General Instructor
Member USAR FL TF2
Additional qualifications available upon request
Topics you provide training for:
Fire Science Course Programs
Officer Development Programs
In-Service Training
Firefighter I & II Recruit training
Flashover Training
Engine Company Operations

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At 5:27pm on May 3, 2009, Bob Carpenter said…
Hey AV! Back from Indy and trying to get back to normal. Big things on the horizon. Call, We'll talk
At 8:54pm on March 21, 2009, Don Huneke said…
Hey Brother...What kind of questions are you looking for .... Hope all is well
At 12:06am on January 24, 2009, Ira Goodstadt said…
thanks for the Link brother, i started my page too

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