The California Fire Service March-April 2023

CALIFORNIA STATE FIREFIGHTERS’ ASSOCIATION TM EST. 1922 C•S F•A CSFA Leadership CSFA Board of Directors President Eddie Sell (Hemet FD) Email [email protected] Past President Mike Shrout (Long Beach FD) Email: [email protected] Vice President VACANT AT PRESSTIME Secretary Treasurer Daniel C. Perkins (Kingsburg FD) Email: [email protected] Director at Large David Santos (Colton FD) Email: [email protected] CSFA National, State, and Local Appointees National Volunteer Fire Council Dick Brown (Calaveras Consolidated) Email: [email protected] Nick Gomez Email: [email protected] Governor’s Valor Board Jeff Loveland (Riverside City) Email: [email protected] State EMS Commission Thurman Owens, Chair (Alameda Co FD) Email: [email protected] FIRESCOPE Eddie Sell (Hemet FD) Email: [email protected] State Board of Fire Services Ed Foster (Carpinteria-Summerland FPD) Email: [email protected] Mike Williams (San Marcos Pass VFD) Email: [email protected] STEAC Tom Carlisle (Auburn City FD) Email: [email protected] alt:Jason Hosea (Long Beach FD) Email: [email protected] Standing Committees Strategic Planning Heather Marques, Chair (Alameda County FD) Email: [email protected] Education & Training Jason Hosea, Chair (Long Beach FD) Email: [email protected] Leadership, Equity, Diversity, and Service (LEDS) Nicole McCall, Chair (Oakland FD) Email: [email protected] Fire and Life Safety Ed Foster, Chair ( Carpinteria-Summerland FD) Email: [email protected] Fire Investigation Eric Baron (Santa Clara Co FD) Email: [email protected] Health, Wellness, and Benefits Tyler Ecoffey, Chair (Alameda County FD) Email: [email protected] Fire Districts, Tribal and Volunteers Scott Bravo Chair, (West Plainfield FPD) Email: [email protected] Subcommittees Bylaws Ernie Moreno, Chair (Hemet FD) Email: [email protected] Emerging Technology Vacant at presstime Emergency Medical Services Thurman Owens, Chair (Alameda Co FD) Email: [email protected] Pathways Gina Chan, Co-Chair (LA County FD) Email: [email protected] Deena Lee, Co-Chair (El Segundo FD) Email: [email protected], [email protected] PTSD Vacant at presstime Retirement Issues Steven R. Slagle (CAL FIRE -Riverside County) Email: [email protected] Valor Committee Bill Hoffman, Co-Chair (Oceanside FD) Email: [email protected] Jim Wold, Co-Chair (Vista FD) Email: [email protected] CSFA Professional Staff (800) 451-2732 E-Mail: [email protected] Marty Creel Executive Director [email protected] Esteban Sandoval CSFA Services Coordinator [email protected] Julie Cheline Member Services Manager [email protected] Monty Gearhart Information Technology Services [email protected] Gary Giacomo Editorial Consultant [email protected] CSFA: Serving the entire California fire service since 1922. For more information about CSFA please visit THE CALIFORNIA FIRE SERVICE MAGAZINE • MARCH/APRIL 2023 • 23