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Lives in:
Poughkeepsie, NY
Dutchess Community College Fire Science program, Arlington (Poughkeepsie, NY) FD-ret'd)
Program Chair-DCC Fire Science program
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Professional Qualifications:
Survivor-school of Hard Knocks (life) and dumb things...
Training & Education is my life, taking, giving, sharing.
And.... there's ALWAYS a bettter way.
Areas of expertise:
None. The more I learn the more realize I don't know.
Joined as volunteer July 8, 1971
Hired-career firefighter-March 31, 1976
Retired from FD March 31, 2003
Program Chairperson-DCC Fire Science program since 7/04
NYS State Fire Instructor
Adjunct Instructor-NYS Emergency Management Office
Presenter-FDIC, 2006, 07, 08, 09 and will be again doing a full day and also a 1 hr 45 min presentation at 2010 FDIC. Also doing a webcast on Fire Engineering in February.
Member of Ed Olmstead's infamous FDIC AV team since 2003
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At 11:04pm on April 26, 2009, Todd McKee said…
Hi Dave!

Great class at FDIC I learnt alot! THANK YOU!

One thing though I am trying to put some YOUTUBE videos in my ethanol presentation and I can not get my power point to read them????
Can you help me with this? my email is

thanks again
At 6:40am on December 18, 2008, Tony Tricarico said…
Thank you Dave. Looking forward to the day we meet. You have sent me some great techno stuff. Keep it coming.
At 10:17pm on June 22, 2008, Mark Lafountain said…
Hey Dave,

Learned about your site at Dutchess Community. Awesome info to pass to others! I have used it in my FF I Classes!!!

At 8:22pm on April 14, 2008, Dave Walsh said…
Trip home was amazing uneventful; glad I wasn't flying American...
At 7:56pm on April 14, 2008, David Balter said…
Trip home was kind of eventful, wound up losing my phone and spent about three hours back and forth between the car lot and the terminal. No fun. I hope you made it home safely. It was great to see you again and hope to stay in touch.
At 5:30pm on April 2, 2008, Andrew Roberto said…
THeyve got a fire simulator program on the site as well...i'm still playing with it though
At 4:38pm on March 29, 2008, Chris Whitby said…
Nice forum; thanks for the information.
At 3:01pm on March 28, 2008, Preston Kinzel said…
Thank's I'm liking this website it's actually pretty informational!!!
At 11:22pm on March 27, 2008, Andrew Roberto said…
Ahh another myspace type page...ill have to check this out
At 6:52am on March 27, 2008, Ron endle said…
Thanks for the heads up on this site

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