Thomas Joslin is Deputy Chief of the Meredith N.H. Fire Department. Tom has been a resident of Meredith for over 20 years and resides there with his wife Janice.
He was a member of the Winchester MA Fire Service for 28 years prior to moving to NH. Tom joined Meredith F.D in 1991 and moved up the ranks to his present position.
His education and training in the Fire Service consists of FF1, FF2 and Career, Arson Investigation and Municipal Fire Management (NHTC). Tom has also completed all Incident Command courses. For the last 4 years he has been an active member of the Granite State Support Team that responds to LODDs and Funerals within the State.
He also serves as the Belknap County Rep for the NHSFA.
Kevn VanNorden is currently a Captain with the Woodsville Fire Department, he also live in Woodsville with his wife Nicole and three daughters Paige, Julie, and Brooklyn. Kevin has been a volunteer since 1997 starting with the North Haverhill Fire Department and then moving to Woodsville in 2001. Kevin is a NH certified FFII, Emergency Medical Technician, Rescue Technician, as well as many other Fire and EMS certifications and accomplishments.
Kevin currently is a full time dispatcher for the Grafton County Sheriff’s department were he has been since 2005.
He is currently serving the NHFSA as the rep for Grafton County.
Corey Fectaeu – Bedford Fire Dept.
Cell: (603) 723-2500
Firefighter Corey Fecteau has served the Town of Bedford as a Career Firefighter since 2007. Prior this service, he served the Town of Gorham, NH as a Call Firefighter / EMT for 3 years. Firefighter Fecteau has been a Paramedic since 2011 graduating from the New England EMS Institute. Corey will be attending Granite State College in January to complete a B.S. in Public Safety Management.
Firefighter Fecteau has extensive training and experience in vehicle maintenance holding certifications in both Automotive Service Excellence (ASE )-Heavy Truck and Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT). Firefighter Fecteau has used his background in maintenance to improve maintenance procedures at the Bedford Fire Department. He has implemented a system for tracking maintenance items within the Firehouse Software currently used at the Bedford Fire Department. He has also restructured apparatus inspections to meet the current NFPA 1911 standard. Firefighter Fecteau also implemented the Lock-out / Tag-out program currently in place at the Bedford Fire Department.
Firefighter Fecteau serves on the Executive Board of the New Hampshire Fireman’s Association as the Hillsborough County Representative. Firefighter Fecteau has also sat on the Visiting Committee at the New Hampshire Fire Academy for the Firefighter III- Heavy Vehicle & Machinery Rescue. He also currently serves as Vice President Red Knights Motorcycle Club Chapter 10 based in Bedford.
Firefighter Fecteau is married to his best friend Bridget and lives and serves in Bedford. He also has a step-son, Christopher Tolson who is also a firefighter in Oklahoma.
Chris Roy – Allenstown NH
Home: (603) 485-9202
Cell: (603) 370-7093
Cliff Cray – (603) 396-9436
Clifton Cray. In 1978 Cliff volunteered for Cub Scouts and at that time decided that he should learn first aid as he would be working with young boys that probably could have accidents. While at the Epping Fire Department with the first aid course Cliff was challenged to run for the Board of Fire Wards. Once elected he got involved with the management side of the then volunteer Fire Department. During his time there were a few serious fires, one having a fatality. As the fire marshal and the Exeter fire chief investigated his interest in the fire service increased and in 1981 Cliff joined the Epping Fire Department. He took training with the department and progressed to the rank of Lieutenant and then Captain the rank he still holds. Cliff had 22 years as Fire Ward and have been a member of the Epping Fire Department for 33 years. Cliff is in his second term as the Rockingham County Representative with the New Hampshire State Firemen’s Association.
Larry Benoit – Gonic NH
Home: (603) 742-0558
Cell: (603 )682-2095
Larry Benoit is a retired call Captain from the Rochester NH fire department where he served 30 years on Engine Company 5. While on the department he served as clerk for the company and training officer. He served as vice president, treasurer and secretary of the Rochester Fireman’s Relief Assoc. He and other members of Engine 5 started American LaFrance Engine Restoration Team (A.L.E.R.T.) to restore one of Rochester’s first motorized apparatus as well as helping to restore a fire station built in 1902. Larry received his Associates degree in Fire Protection in 1990 and Bachelors degree in Organizational Management in 2002. Larry has been the Strafford County representative since 2004 and lives in Gonic NH.
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Chief Carl Huddleston
West Ossipee Fire Department
Cheshire County Representative
Milan Fire Department
Cell # 603-723-5985