EIGHT RECRUITS GRADUATE 12-01 FIRE ACADEMY
Media Contact: Lori Schmidt, Scottsdale Fire Department
Cell (480) 272-1710
Scottsdale Fire Department graduates eight recruits from the 12-01 Fire Academy tonight at a 5:30 pm ceremony in the Scottsdale Civic Center Library Auditorium, 3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Members of the 12-01 Recruit Academy include:
The eight were selected out of the Tri-City Recruitment effort with Tempe and Chandler that involved almost 1500 firefighter hopefuls. They completed the 13-week academy this week and will begin their shift assignments on Friday, May 25.
Scottsdale Fire Department is a full service professional organization with highly-trained personnel who provide a wide variety of services to meet the health and safety needs of our residents and visitors. Scottsdale Fire employs approximately 258 people, of which more than 236 are firefighters.
For more information, visit www.ScottsdaleFD.com or call (480) 312-8000.
Recruits in attached photo from left are: Angela Gough, Jarrett Stephens, Chad Preslar, Matt Elliott, Vince Tedesco, Nic Spatt, Brandon Thompson and Christian McDaniel.