HANDS ON ASSISTANT'S

ROBERT RIGGAN
ROBERT RIGGAN

Robert comes to us with fifteen years of fire experience. He currently serves as a Captain on Engine Company 4 for the City of Burlington Fire Department where he's been for the last twelve years. Riggan is an assistant instructor for the hoarder search track and assist with all live fire events.

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TYLER FRANKLIN
TYLER FRANKLIN

Tyler currently serves as the Fire Chief for the Town of Haw River FD in NC. Tyler's also an assistant for the hoarder track "the Meth Shed" and helps in the VES flash can "Trailer House".

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TRAVIS PEELER
TRAVIS PEELER

Travis currently serves as a firefighter on Engine 14 in Greensboro, NC. He previously served as a Firefighter 3 for the Guil-Rand Fire Department for almost fifteen years. Travis is one of the instructors for the primary search track. ​

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ZACH MCFARLAND
ZACH MCFARLAND

Zach comes to us as a passionate and motivated firefighter. He presently rides as the senior firefighter on Engine Company 1 for the Fort Bragg Fire Department. He has previously worked for the city of Fayetteville and Winston Salem as a firefighter. Zach is also a qualified fire instructor. Zach serves as an assistant for the hoarder search track.

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SHANE SAMPLE
SHANE SAMPLE

Shane is presently a Battalion Chief at Guil-Rand fire department where he has been for over twenty-five years. Shane assists with logistics for PFTC events.

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JAMES MULLER
JAMES MULLER

Muller comes to us as a eager, motivated firefighter and instructor who is passionate about the job. Currently he's a firefighter on Ladder 175 at Irmo Fire Department in South Carolina. Muller is also a graduate of the Search Seminar Class #1.

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CHRIS HARRISON
CHRIS HARRISON

Chris is presently a Battalion Chief for Fair Grove Fire Department. Chris has been in emergency services for twenty plus years and brings a wealth of experience. Chris serves as an assistant for the primary search track.

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MICHAEL WIRBELAUER
MICHAEL WIRBELAUER

Michael "Wheelbarrow" is presently the senior firefighter of Engine 211 at Guil-Rand fire department in Archdale, NC. Michael also serves as a Lieutenant with the Pleasant Grove Fire Department where he is over the junior firefighters. Michael serves as an assistant for the primary search track.

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ZAC TRIVETTE
ZAC TRIVETTE

Zac is presently a senior firefighter at the headquarters fire station at Guil-Rand Fire Department in Archdale, NC where he has been the last fifteen years. Zac is a proud husband and a father to a little boy and girl. Zac is an assistant the hoarder search track.

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DAVID TURNEY
DAVID TURNEY

David currently serves as the senior firefighter on E-391 "The war wagon" at the Guil-Rand Fire Department in the city of Archdale, NC and as a Lieutenant with the Pleasant Grove Vol. Fire Department. Turney also serves as an assistant for the victim removal track.

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JORDAN PASS
JORDAN PASS

Jordan is ate up with the fire service! He's known as a passionate and aggressive firefighter. He currently rides as a firefighter in the city of Raleigh, NC fire department and a Lieutenant with the Swepsonville FD in Alamance County. Jordan serves as an assistant for the VES track.

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CHRIS PRESLEY
CHRIS PRESLEY

Chris has been in the fire service almost ten years and has a passion for making it better than the way he found it. He presently serves as a Lieutenant with the Haw River Fire Department. Previously he has worked for Chapel Hill Fire Department, and the city of Burlington Fire Department. Chris serves as an assistant for the hoarder search track.

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CHRIS BENNETT
CHRIS BENNETT

Chris is presently a Firefighter 3 with the Guil-Rand Fire Department where he has been the last nineteen years. Chris is a husband and a father to six kids.

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ALY QUINTANA
ALY QUINTANA

Aly is presently a Captain with the city of Burlington, NC fire department on Engine 1. Aly serves as an assistant for the hoarder search track.

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JOSH CLEGG
JOSH CLEGG

Josh is presently a FEO for the City of High Point FD in NC. Josh has been in the fire service for ten years and is passionate about making the fire service better than he found it! Josh is also a graduate of the search seminar class #1.

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DUSTIN LITAKER
DUSTIN LITAKER

Dustin is presently a firefighter with the Winston-Salem fire department. He serves as an assistant at the primary search track.

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ZACH HARVEY
ZACH HARVEY

Zach is presently a firefighter with the city of Greensboro. He was previously a senior firefighter with the Guil-Rand Fire Department.

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RYAN COPELAND
RYAN COPELAND

Ryan is presently the Assistant Chief of the Pleasant Grove Vol. Fire Department in Alamance County. He was previously a FEO/FF for Orange Grove VFD in Orange County.

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TIM SMITH
TIM SMITH

Tim is presently the driver of Engine 201 for Guil-Rand Fire Department as well as a Captain with the Pleasant Grove Vol. Fire Department.

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BLAKE SIMMONS
BLAKE SIMMONS

Blake is presently a firefighter with the Pleasant Grove Vol. Fire Department where he is known for his passion for training. Blake also assists in the training program with junior firefighters.

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