Volunteer Chiefs Roundtable at Firehouse Expo 2008

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Join Fire Chief Richard B. Gasaway as he moderates a roundtable discussion with four volunteer fire chiefs that was recorded at the recent Firehouse Expo.

The chiefs include William R. Ball of Williamsport, MD, Volunteer Fire & Emergency Medical Services; David Jonker of New Canaan, CT, Fire Company No. 1; Robert Harvey, of the Southern Shores, NC, Volunteer Fire Department and L. Carl Smith, Jr., of the Thunderbolt, GA, Volunteer Fire Department.

Listen as the chiefs discuss recruitment and retention practices, ways to keep personnel trained to the same level and how to deal with the department's governing body to get the budget items needed to protect the community. This podcast brings best practices from across the East Coast to your station.

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