Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Currently a Task Force Leader with Ohio Task Force One, Urban Search & Rescue
FF Instructor II
Variety of Rescue Instructor Stuff
Life long resident of Xenia, Ohio. Married to my High School Sweetheart (Lisa) for 18 years and we have a son (Ryan) who is 11.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I'm a third generation Firefighter so what else could I do...
Why I Love Fire/EMS
If you have to ask then you really wouldn't understand.
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Under funding that is causing under staffing. As a society we are more and more depending on the safety services for things like being our primary health care providers. Run volume is up and staffing on rigs is down. Something is going to have to give eventually, unfortunately firefighters will most likely have to pay the price before it is fixed.