Firefighter/EMT-Basic, Driver/Operator, Fire Instuctor, Fire Officer, Fire Investigator, Smoke Diver (MS Fire Academy), Airport Firefighter, Haz Mat Tech., Rope Rescue, Certified Advanced Rescue Tech. (MS Fire Academy), Bachelor of Science-Fire Protection Technology-University of Memphis
I have been doing this job for 15 years and love it. I am currently working full time as an Instructor for the MS Fire Academy and work part time for Reservoir Fire Department.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I have always enjoyed helping others that were in trouble.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
Bringing some kind of order to people's worst day, and teaching firefighters how to do the job safely!
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Change and too many deaths in the fire service profession.
Hey Shannon. I had some buddies go to Waveland, MS after the storms. They loved it. Felt like they made a differance. I was sent to Miami Beach. Rediculous!!! I stayed on the beach in a 5 star hotel and they stayed on a naval base in an airplane hanger. Good times bro. Stay safe down there.