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  • De Soto, MO
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Desoto Rural Fire District
Assistant Chief
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Combination fire department
Top issues in your department:
Lack of manpower, increasing call volume, not enough budget
Professional Qualifications:
fire officer 2, firefighter 2, associates degree
Topics you provide training for:
tactics and strategies, leadership, water supply, vehicle and farm rescue operations, safety, Rit, Large Area Search Tactics, Everyone Goes Home
Areas of expertise:
incident maagement, accoutability, water supply, basic fire fighting operations,
41 years old, two boys and a wife, started in 1974 as a junior for a volunteer department and havnt stopped. served as paid Chief of a District for 7 years before taking the training/operations position currently.
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