Born in Summit NJ, Moved to Brooklyn Heights NY, then out here to Los Angeles California.
Like to chill with friends when I am not working. Looking at switching companies to be able to get back on a rig/ambulance.
FD: Started the Explorer LAFD program in Oct of 2006
I have 750+ hours of ride out time
Promoted to Explorer Capt.in October of '08
(Explorer Capt. is the highest rank and Exp can have in department)
The Explorer Program closed in 2009 Due to city wide budget cuts. It restarted as the cadet program, I never went back.
EMT / Supervisor
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I joined as an Explorer to give back to my community and to the 3 friends of mine, who were NYC Firefighters that died on 9-11. (ironically thats my birthday)
Why I Love Fire/EMS
i get to give back to my community and help those that need me the most
" I agree with mark about starting another USAR team. Yes there are teams already established but with the emergencies and disasters happing so frequent and budget cut in our already established departments they are getting spread thin. So if…"
That would be great. Just let me know when you will be sending them. I will round up a t-shirt for you if I can find one that has never been worn...lol. Might have a long sleeve one but wouldn't be very appropriate in Cali hun?