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Jason Franklin
  • 40, Male
  • Oregon
  • United States
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Profile Information

Lives in:
Oregon
Department:
Boring Fire District
Title/rank:
Lieutenant
Years of public service:
12
Agency structure:
Combination fire department
Top issues in your department:
Adequate Training, Accountability, and most importantly... Leadership throughout the ranks.
Professional Qualifications:
AAS in Fire Protection and working on the BA in Fire Administration
ACE Certified Peer Fitness Trainer
EMT- Intermediate

Fire Officer I, Firefighter II, Fire Ground Leader, Instructor I,
Pumper/Operator, ARFF, HAZMAT Ops, MWS, Wildland,
Topics you provide training for:
Personal Coach and Trainer
Areas of expertise:
Never the Expert, Always the Student...
Bio:
Family man and recently Promoted to Lieutenant. I am also the "Medic" on our department's Extrication team with TERC.

I have served in the Air National Guard for 6 years as a firefighter and before that, I served 4 years active duty in the US Coast Guard as a Damage Controlman 2nd Class. I was stationed on the CGC Polar Sea, then to Station Yaquina Bay, OR.

While there, I volunteered with Newport Fire & Rescue before moving to Portland where I went to school and interned with Estacada RFPD…

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At 3:34pm on December 15, 2009, Frank Ricci said…
Thanks,
Be Safe!
At 7:36pm on November 1, 2009, Jeff Schwering said…
I'm great my friend, obviously congrats are in order on your new baby, I see Brother Ben's comment. I'm on vacation until mid-November, even better Brother! Join in the conversations in Pandora's Box, keep us talking.

Stay Safe Jason!
Jeff
At 6:55pm on October 25, 2009, Ben Fleagle said…
Congratulations on your baby! Fatherhood is an incredible thing. I have 4 myself. Continue to be strong for those around you and you're right, people move on and times change. The fortitude you put forth in pursuing a goal of service will pay dividends. We are not always there to see the results of such labor, but it has its affect nonetheless.
At 6:18pm on October 19, 2009, Ben Fleagle said…
Hey Brother,

Good to hear from you, I hope you are well and things we've talked about made progress! Let me know how you're doing.
At 1:20am on September 3, 2009, Jason Blount said…
Hey Brother! Thank you. It is a great job!!!!!
At 1:31pm on December 15, 2008, Ben Fleagle said…
Hey Brother:

Just thought I'd check in on you. How's things at the department? I see by your photo's that Bruno has been by. Did he mention his story about his daughter's method of getting engineers to observe traffic lights? Good story that.

May you enjoy a Merry Christmas, and always be safe!
At 5:39pm on September 30, 2008, Dave Dodson said…
Hi Jason. you can emial me at davedodson@q.com
At 8:15pm on August 26, 2008, Bobby Halton said…
Jason
I think I am in for three days, I am up for whatever you guys have in mind!
See you soon
Bobby
At 12:48pm on August 5, 2008, Ben Fleagle said…
Hey Brother:

Got your note. I've been swamped at home past two days and didn't get near a PC until late last night. Thank you for your return remarks, and as I said earlier, please feel free to vent in my direction! My personal mentor is some 3000 miles away. Doesn't stop us from working together.

What is important is that you reached out. You aren't giving up. Nothing more depressing than to see those probies overwhelmed by the fog of unmotivated, uninspired leadership. You can change that! We got your back, I mean it!

Cap
At 1:02am on August 3, 2008, Ben Fleagle said…
Hey Brother:

I just left you a massive diatribe on the Mentoring Post. I hope you don't mind reading the whole thing. I think I actually wrote more, but it used to much space. Anyway, I 've been were you are, at about the same age.

We got your back!

FTM-PTB-KTF-RFB-DTRT-EGH
 
 
 

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