Everyone Goes Home® Advocates

Everyone Goes Home® Advocates

Program Team

Management Team Coordinator

Rick Best
E-mail: [email protected]

Region I

(CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT)
Lisa Burton
E-mail: [email protected]

Region II

(NJ, NY)
Paul C.Melfi
E-mail: [email protected]

Region III

(DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV)
Joanne Rund
E-mail: [email protected]

Region IV

(AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN)
Rich Goddard
E-mail: [email protected]

Region V

(IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)
Kevin Sehlmeyer
E-mail: [email protected]

Region VI

(AR, LA, NM, OK, TX)
Michael Anderson
E-mail: [email protected]

Region VII

(IA, KS, MO, NE)
Michael Novak
E-mail: [email protected]

Region VIII

(CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY)
Jay Ruoff
Email: [email protected]

Region IX

(AZ, CA, HI, NV)
David Santos
E-mail: [email protected]

Region X

(AK, ID, OR, WA)
Harry Ward*
E-mail: [email protected]


Specialty Advocates

Wildland Firefighters

Kim Lightley
E-mail: [email protected]

Defense/Military Firefighters

Mike Robertson
E-mail: [email protected]

Deputy Chief Andrew J. Kehl
E-mail: [email protected]


State Advocates

Alabama

Bart Harden*
Alabama Fire College
E-mail: [email protected]


Alaska

Steve Crouch*
North Star Volunteer Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]tarfire.org


Arizona

PJ Lingley
Pinewood Fire District/Bear Jaw
E-mail: [email protected]

Troy Lutrick
Avondale Fire and Medical Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Kane Nixon
Arizona Fire and Medical Authority
E-mail: [email protected]

William Session
Yuma Proving Ground
E-mail: [email protected]

Eric Valliere*
Scottsdale Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Dustin Zamboni               
Salt River Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]              


Arkansas

Adam Frederking*
Rogers Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Casey Jones
Little Rock Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


California

J Harris
San Diego Fire-Rescue Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Jed Matcham
Benicia Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Jacob McAfee
Fresno Fire College
E-mail: [email protected]

Anthony Morales
Santa Maria City Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Sean Peck
Federal Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

John Price
Anaheim Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Steve Prziborowski
Santa Clara County Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

David Santos*
E-mail: [email protected]

Scott Scheline
Tulare Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Colorado

Terry Cox
Roaring Fork Fire Rescue Authority
E-mail: [email protected]

Kevin Milan
South Metro Fire Rescue
Email: [email protected]

Jay Ruoff*
Littleton Fire Department
Email: [email protected]


Connecticut

Matthew Braunshweiger
East Hartford Fire Department
Email: [email protected]

Kevin Cooney
South Windsor Fire Department
Email: [email protected]

Kevin Munson
West Hartford Fire Department
Email: [email protected]

John Oates*
East Hartford Fire Department
Email: [email protected]


Delaware

Edward Rush*
E-mail: [email protected]


District of Columbia

State Advocate Not Assigned
For information on Life Safety Resources available in your state E-mail us at [email protected]


Florida

Michael Allora
MJA Solutions
E-mail: [email protected]

Edward Cleveland
West Manatee Fire and Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]

Mark Goldfeder
Five Bugles Institute
E-mail: [email protected]

Larry Grubbs
Florida Forest Service
E-mail: [email protected]

Mary-Ellen Harper
Florida State Fire Marshal Bureau of Fire Standards and Training
E-mail: [email protected]

Tom Jamison
East Lake Tarpon Special Fire District
E-mail: [email protected]

Lindsay Judah
Clermont Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Jason Liska
Florida State Fire Marshal Bureau of Fire Standards and Training
E-mail: [email protected]

Stan Mettinger
Brooksville Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Brett Pollock*
West Manatee Fire-Rescue (Ret.)
E-mail: [email protected]

Kent Pridemore
Quincy Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Joel Richardson
Escambia County Fire Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]


Georgia

Freddy Howell
Bryan County Emergency Services
E-mail: [email protected]

Jamie Leavell
Roswell Fire Department
[email protected]


Guam

State Advocate Not Assigned
For information on Life Safety Resources available in your state E-mail us at [email protected]


Hawaii

Emmett Hall
Honolulu Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Bernie Hanson
Honolulu Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Idaho

Bill Arsenault
Idaho Falls Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Illinois

James Keiken*
University of Illinois Fire Service Institute
E-mail: [email protected]

Tim Romine
Illinois Fire Service Institute
[email protected] 


Indiana

Ray Mulvihill
Washington Township Avon Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Jason Reecer
Carmel Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Josh Southerland
City of Westfield Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Iowa

Thomas Craighton
Franklin County Emergency Management
E-mail: [email protected]


Kansas

Chris Fleming
Wichita Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Tony Sneidar
Salina Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]          

Drew Sprague   
Salina Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]              


Kentucky

Jeremy Bass
Louisville Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Chris Warren*
Lexington Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Louisiana

Mike Dragon
St. Bernard Parish Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Jim Wells*
Rapids Parish # 11
E-mail: [email protected]


Maine

Lisa Burton*
Castine Fire Rescue Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Michael Carroll
Windham Fire Department (Ret.)
E-mail: [email protected]


Maryland

Marianna Adams
Hartford County Fire and EMS
E-mail: [email protected]

Gamaliel Baer
Howard County Fire and Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]

David Blenman 
Baltimore County Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

B. Eric Peterson
Ocean City Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Terri Reid           
Baltimore County Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Joanne Rund*
Baltimore County Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Thomas Tarr      
Montgomery County Fire & Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]

Jason Wurzbacher
Baltimore County Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]
   
Khalilah Yancy  
Baltimore City Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]         


Massachusetts

D. Brady Rogers MA
Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Department of Fire-Rescue & Emergency Services
E-mail: [email protected]


Michigan

Rob Edmonds
City of Alpena Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Bill Forbush
City of Alpena Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Mike Kennedy
City of Ann Arbor Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

John Kramer
Monitor Township Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Kevin Sehlmeyer*
Michigan State Fire Marshal
E-mail: [email protected]

Jason Zorn
McBain Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Minnesota

Dave Yurczyk    
Minnesota State Fire Department Association
E-mail: [email protected]             


Mississippi

CJ Caufield*
Damascus Volunteer Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Craig Woodard
Southaven Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Missouri

Aaron Bockhorst
City of Ferguson Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Kenneth Gremp 
Fort Leonard Wood Fire & Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]

Erin McGruder          
Boone County Fire Protection District
E-mail: [email protected]  

Michael Novak*
Branson Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Montana

State Advocate Not Assigned
For information on Life Safety Resources available in your state E-mail us at [email protected]


Nebraska

Kevin Placzek
Alda Volunteer Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Nevada

Patrick Johannessen
Sparks Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


New Hampshire

Peter Leavitt
Durham Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

William Thalheimer
Derry Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Rick Mason
Retired State Training Director
E-mail: [email protected]

Jason Smedick
Milford Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

New Jersey

Gerald A. Barrett, Jr.
Ocean Gate Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Greg W. Collier
NFFF
E-mail: [email protected]

Tony Correia
E-mail: [email protected]

John Dixon*
Teaneck Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

John Hayowak
Passaic City Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Nicholas Higgins
Holmes Marshall Fire Company
E-mail: [email protected]

Anthony Saranchak
Camden County Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

David Wiklanski
New Brunswick Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


New Mexico

State Advocate Not Assigned
For information on Life Safety Resources available in your state E-mail us at [email protected]


New York

Shawn P. Brimhall*
NYS – Homeland Security
E-mail: [email protected]

Tim Cowan
City of Oneida Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Randy Jensen
Lake Shore Fire District
E-mail: [email protected]

John Kane
Syracuse Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

David McCullough
City of Oswego Bureau of Fire
E-mail: [email protected]

Paul C. Melfi*
City of Olean Fire Department (Ret.)
E-mail: [email protected]

Dan Melia
FDNY Battalion Chief, Safety Command (Retired)
E-mail: [email protected]

Joe Minogue
Bethpage Fire Department, FDNY (Ret.), FDNY Liaison
E-mail: [email protected]

Joel Vetter
Suffolk County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services
E-mail: [email protected]


North Carolina

Tony Bailey
North Carolina State Fire Marshal
E-mail: [email protected]

Brian Booe         
City of King Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected] 

Brady Horton    
Roxboro Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected] 

Stephen Lovette             
Clinton Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]
              
Chris Mehaffey 
Waynesville Firfe Department         
E-mail: [email protected] 

Bryant Pitchford              
State Forester
E-mail: [email protected]
  
Robert Swiger   
Office of the State Fire Marshal (Retired)        
E-mail: [email protected]       


North Dakota

Matt Berg*
Devils Lake Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Justin Champion
Williston Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Brooks Martin
Bismarck Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Ken Sisk
Deputy State Fire Marshal
E-mail: [email protected]


Ohio

Richard Best
Westerville Division of Fire, Advocate Manager
E-mail: [email protected]

Brad French
Dayton Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Robert John
Boardman Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Ron Terriaco
Concord Twp. Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

David Whiting
Columbus Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Tom Wilcox*
Westerville Division of Fire
E-mail: [email protected]


Oklahoma

State Advocate Not Assigned
For information on Life Safety Resources available in your state E-mail us at [email protected]


Oregon

Robert Madden
Bend Fire Department (Ret.)
E-mail: [email protected]

Harry Ward*
Crooked River Ranch Fire and Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]


Pennsylvania

Matthew Biffen
Rocky Run Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

David R. Harris
E-mail: [email protected]

Kevin Hogan
River City Training & Consulting LLC
E-mail: [email protected]

Ed Mann
Fire Commissioner, Pennsylvania (Ret.)
E-mail: [email protected]

Matthew Miller
Lake Harmony Volunteer Fire Company
E-mail: [email protected]

Brenden Orth*
Chambers Hill Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Joshua Pennepacker     
Chief Logan Volunteer Fire Department         
E-mail: [email protected]

Douglas Snyder 
Pennsylvania State Fire Academy
E-mail: [email protected]

Mark Steffy
Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company
E-mail: [email protected]

Thomas B. Straub
New Kensington & Alcoa Fire Brigade
E-mail: [email protected]

John Storey, Jr.
Youngwood Volunter Hose Company #1
E-mail: [email protected]

Mark Wineland
Pennsylvania State Fire Academy
E-mail: [email protected]


Rhode Island

Kevin Quinn*
Union Fire District
E-mail: [email protected]

Christopher Koretski
Watch Hill Fire District
E-mail: [email protected]


South Carolina

Keith Brower
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (Ret.)
E-mail: [email protected]

Douglas K. Cline*
Horry County Fire Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]

William Kennedy
North Charleston Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Rick Dangerfield
North Charleston Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


South Dakota

Mike Erickson*
Ft. Pierre Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Ron Hines          
Huron Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]              


Tennessee

Dustin Dunn
Gallatin Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Cory Ginter
Pigeon Forge Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Rich Goddard
Gallatin Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Moses Jefferies
Nashville Fire Department
[email protected]

Jim Roman, Sr.*
City of Brentwood Fire Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]

Ben West*
Gallatin Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Texas

Michael Anderson*
Pflugerville Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Jeremy Ayers    
Pflugerville Fire Department
[email protected]

Jacob Feldman
Little York Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Rob Franklin
Lancaster Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Daniel Kistner
McKinney Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Micah Maxon   
McKinney Fire Department
[email protected]              

Nick Perkins
Pflugerville Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Utah

State Advocate Not Assigned
For information on Life Safety Resources available in your state E-mail us at [email protected]


Vermont

Shawn Hannuk*
Hartford Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Virginia

Marc Davidson
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
E-mail: [email protected]
 
Marybeth Henry
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Eric Reddeck
Chesapeake Fire Department (Ret.)
E-mail: [email protected]

Steve Weissman
Stafford County Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


Washington

Chuck DeSmith             
Renton Regional Fire Authority
E-mail: [email protected]

Radcliffe McKenzie        
Central Pierce Fire & Rescue
E-mail: [email protected]

Brian McMahan
Paine Field Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]


West Virginia

Floyd Keeney, Jr.*
Cedar Grove Volunteer Fire Department & EMS
E-mail: [email protected]

Adam Wilson
Independent Hose Company
E-mail: [email protected]


Wisconsin

April Hammond
Department of Safety and Professional Services
E-mail: [email protected]

Gary Peck     
Department of Safety and Professional Services
E-mail: [email protected] 

Eric Theel
Beaver Dam Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]

Ryan Weyers
Appleton Fire Department
E-mail: [email protected]
          
Angela White    
Wisconsin Technical College System
E-mail: [email protected]             


Wyoming

Kamm  Aaron   
Air National Guard
E-mail: [email protected]

Wanda Street
Evansville Fire and EMS Department
E-mail: [email protected]


International Advocate-Partners

We are pleased to report that Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives International Advocate-Partners for the Everyone Goes Home® are being identified. Our International Advocate-Partners will help bring information about the Everyone Goes Home® Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives Program to the world.

Canada

Alan Brody
International Society of Fire Service Instructors (ISFSI)
E-mail: [email protected]