Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
1 Year with Riley FD,4 Years with Aid Ambulance
Firefighter I & II, EMT Basic, Investigator, Inspector, Instructor, CEVO, Tactics, Haz Mat Ops, Wildland Fire Fighter Basic, Nims, Fire Medic
I joined the fire department right out of high school as a volunteer in 1984. My brother, cousin, & two uncles were on with me. In 1987 I became a paid fire fighter for the same department. In early 1989 I became a Captain and Chief Investigator. In late1989 I began assisiting with Inspections. By 1990 I had become the Chief Inspector and Division Chief of Prevention. In 1992 I became a District Cheif and Division Cheif of Fire Prevention and Building Safety. In 2007 I became Assistant Chief and Division Coordinator for Code Enforcement and Building Safety.