Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln
Type of Organization
Fire/Rescue Department - Volunteer
Years in Fire/EMS:
Primary Fire/EMS Department:
Fort Edward Fire Department
Years With Department/Agency
Over 20 years worth of training which I guess could be a good amount of good stuff and not always remembered to list.
Recently got appointed a instructor for the State.
Haz-mat tech, held a EMT certification in the past.
No longer with Kingsbury just joined Fort Edward and am looking forward to having fun again not much else to say right now.
Correction Officer for the State
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Really it all started when I worked next door to our Station 2. I got that twinge every time the old GMC responded. A person I know got me into playing softball w/ the fellas and I liked the atmosphere and the chance for excitement. So here I am all those years later.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
At the end of the alarm I can look and notice the results
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Realistic training, funding either for paid or vollies, time for personal life, all the regulations,
You don't have to remember any stories when you tell the truth.
Hey Brother! How have you been? I haven't seen or heard from you since the fire. How is the family doing? Getting ready for the upcoming softball season with the girls. Stay Safe out there and I'll see ya at the next one