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Robert C. Owens Sr.

Robert C. Owens Sr. is a Firefighter/NREMT-I with the Henrico County, VA, Division of Fire. He began his fire service career with the Mechanicsville Vol. Fire Dept. in VA. He previously served as a career firefighter in Stafford County, VA. He is a certified Instructor 2 and Fire Officer level 4 by the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, and a Mass Casualty Incident Management Instructor for the Virginia Office of EMS  He has his BS in Fire Science from Columbia Southern University.  He has presented programs at FDIC and Firehouse Expo, and runs the fire service blog www.averagejakeff.wordpress.com