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Tom Hughey
  • 49, Male
  • Grover Beach, CA
  • United States
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Five Cities Fire Authority
Fire Captain
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Budget issues, sorry Parks & Recreation Deptartment
Professional Qualifications:
CA State Firefighter 1 & 2
CA State Fire Apparatus Driver /Operator 1
CA State Fire Officer
CA State Fire Prevention Officer 1
CA State Fire Instuctor 1
Topics you provide training for:
Member of the SLO County Fire Training Officers
Allen Hancock Fire Academy instructor
CA State Firefighter 1 & 2
Driver Operator /Pump Ops.
Trench Rescue
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Areas of expertise:
Making the coffee. Honestly.....
I have an awesome wife of 10 years and 2 great kids. Member of IAFF Local 4403.

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At 1:57am on June 10, 2009, Chad Berg said…

Thanks for the comments brother, and I'm glad that article was of use to you and those that you share it with. I'm really an idiot and just got lucky one night writing down some thoughts and frustrations. Wouldn't you know it, people dug it.
Stay safe Cap, and I hope all is well in G.B.

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