Kriss has served in the fire service for 25 years and currently holds the positions of Battalion Chief with the Salt Lake City Fire Department and Chief of the Tooele City Volunteer Fire Department. He has a Bachelor Degree in Public Administration, is a licensed engineering contractor and Paramedic, and is a National Fire Academy Instructor. He serves on the NFPA 1021 Committee and is a voting member of the Air Movement Control Association. His interest in positive pressure ventilation and then in positive pressure attack began in 1989.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Enjoyed being calm when other were not.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
Helping other firefighters
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Lack of national focus on firefighter safety
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Hello Kriss; Just droppin by to say hi. I stopped by your station 1 last summer , But didn't see anyone around . I was working at the TOCDF site south of Stockton. A real vacation spot :) Well take care and be safe
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MY NAME IS JERMAINE WATSON I AM A FIREFIGHTER FOR WEST SIDE VOL. FIRE DEPT. IN ST.ALBANS,WV AND I COLLECT FIRE AND EMS PATCHES, AND I WAS WONDERING IF YOU HAD ONE FROM YOUR STATION THAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO TRADE WITH ME. IF SO GREAT, JUST MESSAGE ME BACK IF NOT, THANX FOR YOUR TIME...MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM STATION 22 Delete Comment
kriss welcome to FFN. My name is Jeff Schick from Torrington Volunteer Fire Dept. in Wyoming. You were my instructor for positive pressure ventilation class 3 years ago in Riverton Wy. Welcome and stay safe...