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Lives in:
4500 Dubois Brookfield Illinois 60513
Brookfield Fire Department
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Combination fire department
Top issues in your department:
Staffing, Morale, Training, Age of Front Line Apparatus, Budget
Professional Qualifications:
OSFM FO II, Bachelor Degree-Fire Science MGMT, Paramedic
Topics you provide training for:
Fire, EMS, NIMS, Rescue, Haz-Mat
Areas of expertise:
Fire Service Instructor, RIT Officer Instructor
Entered Fire Service in 1984 as paid-on-call FF for Village of Brookfield, Il; Hired full time in 1988 at Brookfield FD; Became paramedic in 1997; Worked at Westmont FD, Westmont, Illinois from 1998 thru 2005; Promoted to Lieutenant at Westmont FD in 2004; Promoted to Lieutenant at Brookfield FD in November, 2005; Promoted to chief at Brookfield FD in December, 2005; Currently chief of Brookfield FD; Instructor Aid for Illinois Fire Service Institute Saving Our Own, 1996 thru 1998; Adjunct Instructor for Illinois Fire Service Institute-2000 to 2002; RITO Instructor, Illinois Mabas Division 10-Current; Received State of Illinois Medal of Valor, May, 1996;

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At 3:28pm on November 4, 2008, Jim Nichols said…
Chief are you goin to Morris?
At 8:01pm on October 6, 2008, Mark Reynolds said…
Hey Chief, How have you been? I hope all has been well for you

At 8:08pm on April 27, 2008, Rich Collins said…

How are you doing? Hope all is well. Working hard down here. You need to come down and visit. I'll give you the tour, a place to stay, and a rig to ride! Stay safe, Rich
At 1:00pm on April 27, 2008, Curt DeMarse said…
Nice, I am sure you and the boys did a fine job.
At 9:23pm on April 26, 2008, Patrick Lenzi said…
LOL I am gonna ring the bell this year! Hey, we had a stubborn job on Thursday, April 24. Fire started in the rear of a one story brick raised ranch. The 20 plus MPH South winds quickle spread it through the eaves of the house and the detached garage. We were busy for a while! Stay safe.
At 8:04pm on April 24, 2008, Curt DeMarse said…
Whats up Chief?

Ahh the summer time. I am getting my swing ready. My two main fears in this world are that I will run into a Carnies or Mayo. Or a Carny covered in mayo
At 6:06am on April 17, 2008, Michael Paige said…
Thanks for adding me to your list of friends, we need to do lunch soon.
At 6:00pm on April 13, 2008, Brian Kazmierzak said…
Sorry I missed you at FDIC Brother. The Large Area Search Class has been re-scheduled to May 17th & 18th.

Hope you can make it this time!
At 3:55pm on March 9, 2008, Frank Ricci said…
Chief, Check Out and Sign Up for Tactical Building Blocks & Air Management
This group will focus on aggressive interior firefighting. We will address tactics that increase your chance of not getting jammed up and cover what actions to undertake if you do.We will cover some big issues as well as small tactical tips. We feel you could add a lot to this group. I see your concerned with staffing take a look at that group too.

Be Safe
At 3:03pm on March 9, 2008, Jim Nichols said…
Chief you better get your glasses!!!

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