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Lives in:
Rehoboth, MA
Department:
Boston-Logan Int'l Airport Fire Dept
Title/rank:
Firefighter
Years of public service:
14
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Adapting to growing needs/demands placed on public safety.
Professional Qualifications:
NFPA 1001 Level I/II, 1002, 1003, 1041. MA and RI EMT-B
Topics you provide training for:
Liquid Fuel Fires
Forceable Entry
Auto Extrication-New Car Technology
Areas of expertise:
There are no experts. There is always something more we can do to expand our knowledge and to hone our skills. The day we stop learning is the day we start dying.
Bio:
14 year fire service veteran, aircraft certified since 2001,
RIUSAR TF-1 Rescue Specialist, Instructor for Massachusetts Fire Academy Recruit Program
Deployed under USFA with FEMA for Hurricane Katrina/Rita.
Founding member of the Southern New England F.O.O.L.S.
Drum Sergent Rhode Island Professional Firefighters Pipes and Drums

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At 3:33pm on January 12, 2009, Dave Gallagher said…
See you there. I'm sure we'll catch up. You piping?
At 11:38am on September 2, 2008, Dana Potter said…
Understood, you know we'll keep an opening for you so if you can make it you've got a spot.
I'm really looking forward in helping to make this a great convention as well.
We'll talk soon.
At 11:32am on September 2, 2008, Adam Bean said…
Dana,
I actually am getting moved to a different shift so I'm not sure how much of your training I'm going to be able to attend. However I was right in the middle of rallying my E-Board to go down on the 24th for Jonny Mac"s lecture when i got moved so hopefully they'll still go down. Hope all is well and I'm looking forward to working on the Convention with ya.
At 11:24pm on July 16, 2008, Sven Schievink said…
Dana,sorry you couldnt make it this year. It was a hell of a Convention, glad it is over though, just alot of worrying about the details. I'll definately be in Maine next summer. Its been about 3 years since I was in York, used to spend my summers in Maine as a Kid. Plus I have to bring a few of the Brothers East and do a little tour of Boston and Possibly NYC. Take Care of yourself Brother, Till next years Convention...Sven
At 7:16pm on June 3, 2008, Eric Hankins said…
I got your email. Don't count me out just yet. I looked into flights and they aren't TOO bad. I could fly in to Manchestah and make Sippy da Cup drive me around. That way I could "visit" his wife... Give me a call...

Hankins
At 10:26pm on June 2, 2008, Eric Hankins said…
Dana

Hey Brother, October looks a little busy right now, but send me the info and I will see if I can make something work. What are you looking for?

Drop me a line. engine1shark@sbcglobal.net

Eric

Oh yeah and Sippy can't spell!!!
At 9:13pm on June 2, 2008, Andy "Sippy" Biron said…
Waht Up Bro.
At 6:11pm on June 2, 2008, Jeffrey Post said…
Dana, I'm going to be in Florida that week taking my little girl to see some mouse. Ever heard of him? I would be happy to help out with the ground work, and I truly want to help out. Catch you soon.
At 7:39pm on June 1, 2008, Jeffrey Post said…
Dana, Glad to see you aboard here. Hope to run into you soon,, been very busy!!
At 2:33am on June 1, 2008, Sean Vatcher / firephotos.co.uk said…
Dana, welcome. I will be sure to set something up invloving Boston-Logan, it would be a pleasure to shoot some images with your shifts.

Stay safe

Sean
 
 
 

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