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Fire Service Leadership

No matter what type of tactics or operations your department provides, the quality and efficiency are dramatically affected by the leadership skills of your officers. Leadership is the most important element of everything we do!
Aug 11, 2009
Bill Sullivan replied to Ben Matthews's discussion Poor Leadership
"You have to believe that no one person is responsible for the success or failure of an organization, particularly in the fire service. If one person can make or break an organization, you have a very weak organization to begin with. Unfortunately,…"
Aug 11, 2009

Profile Information

Lives in:
Malden, MA
Department:
Malden Fire Dept.
Title/rank:
Deputy Fire Chief
Years of public service:
29
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Staffing
Facilities upgrade
Communications upgrade
Company Officer and Chief Officer training and continuing education
Professional Qualifications:
Associates Degree in Fire Science - Bunker Hill Community College 1990
Bachelors Degree in Fire Science - Anna Maria College 2013
State of Mass - Fire Instructor 1
Topics you provide training for:
Recruit Training
Fire Officer
Tactics and Strategy
Bio:
Appointed to the M.F.D. in March/1987
Engine Co. (4 yrs) Ladder Co. (3 yrs)
Lieut. June/1994
Engine Company
Capt. Feb./1997
Engine Company
Dep. Chief Jan./2006

Instructor at the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
2007 - present

3rd generation Malden Firefighter
GDad - Wm. P. Sullivan M.F.D. Ladder Co. 3 (1917 ~ 1957)
Dad - Wm. A. Sullivan M.F.D. Engine Co. 3 (1963 ~ 1995)

Past E-Board, Secretary and Vice-President of
Local 902 - I.A.F.F.

49 yrs old. -
Married, 3 Kids
Life long resident of Malden, MA
Notre Dame Football fan (Go Irish!)

From Malden, Massachusetts


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At 2:55pm on August 6, 2009, James B O'Brien said…
Hey, Bill. I read one of your posts. Who knew?
 
 
 

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