Catch My Act

Here’s a partial listing of venues where I will be presenting, teaching or facilitating. I hope you can join me:

2018 Bookings:

7/19/18 | Louisiana State Firefighters Association Conference | From the Xbox to the Box AlarmCALL TO DUTY FLYER170325LR

2017 Tour Stops:
1/16/17 | Town of Harpswell ME Volunteer Fire Department | Tiger’s Top 10 Commandments for Recruitment & Retention “Bunk&Brainstorm” session

1/21/17 | Funkstown MD Volunteer Fire Department hosting for the Washington County Fire-Rescue Association /  Maryland State Firemen’s Association/Maryland Fire Chiefs Association/Maryland Fire Rescue Institute | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

1/22/17 | Huntingtown MD Volunteer Fire Department hosting for the Maryland State Firemen’s Association/Maryland Fire Chiefs Association/Maryland Fire Rescue Institute | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

2/3-2/5/17 | 27th Annual Les Lukert Instructor Conference – NSFSI-Nebraska Society of Fire Service Instructors – Kearney NE | Recruitment & Retention: Rescue, Recovery or Reboot?

2/7/17 | Alaska Fire Chiefs Leadership Summit – Juneau AKFrom the Xbox to the Box Alarm

3/25/17 | Orleans County Emergency Services Leadership Seminar – Clarendon NY | Create the Call to Duty Recruiter Boot Camp

4/1/17 | Winona-Hanover Twp Fire SymposiumWinona OHFrom the Xbox to the Box Alarm

4/2/17 | North East MD Volunteer Fire Department hosting for the Maryland State Firemen’s Association/Maryland Fire Chiefs Association/Maryland Fire Rescue Institute | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

4/6/17 | CFSI Congressional Caucus DinnerWashington DC – Representing as Chief Recruiter for First Arriving-Platinum Sponsor

4/7/17 | NVFC Spring MeetingAlexandria VA: Fire Department Sustainability Roundtable discussion presenter

4/8/17 | Carroll County MD Public Safety Training Academy hosting for the Maryland State Firemen’s Association/Maryland Fire Chiefs Association/Maryland Fire Rescue Institute | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

4/24/17 | FDIC2017 4-Hour Pre-Conference Workshop – 8am – Classroom assignment T/B/A – Indianapolis INFrom the Xbox to the Box Alarm

6/10/17 |NVFC Training SummitMyrtle Beach SC | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

6/18/17 | MSFA Convention-Ocean City MD for the Maryland State Firemen’s Association | CREATE THE CALL TO DUTY: How to Win the Hand-to-Hand Combat of Volunteer Recruitment & Retention

9/16/17 | Illinois Volunteer & Combination Officers Association Symposium | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

9/23/17 | Odenton MD Volunteer Fire Co. hosting for the Maryland State Firemen’s Association/Maryland Fire Chiefs Association/Maryland Fire Rescue Institute | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

11/16/17 | IAFC VCOS-International Association of Fire Chiefs Volunteer & Combination Officers Section ‘Symposium in the Sun’ – Keynote and 4-hour Workshop – Clearwater FL | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

2016 Tour Stops:

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2015 Tour Stops:

Atlanta GA: ARFF Working Group International Conference Keynote | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

Indianapolis IN: FDIC-2015 | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

Pendelton OR: Oregon State Firefighters Assoc. Conference | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

Rochester NY: Terry Farrell Fund Leadership Conference | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

Syracuse NY: Onondaga County Legislative Breakfast Keynote | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm

FLYER-New Pyramid SchemeToronto and North Bay, Canada: Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Conferences | From the Xbox to the Box Alarm and “A New Pyramid Scheme for Your Volunteer Fire Department”

Yakima WA: Leadership in the Firehouse Conference

PREVIOUS ENGAGEMENTS

Bringing Calm to Chaos: Coordinating the Recovery of the Crash of Continental Flight 3407
NYS Fire Police Association Annual Convention – Utica NY
Saturday-April 30, 2011

Incident Management in the Fast Lane
NYS Fire Police Association Annual Convention – Mayville NY
Saturday-May 22, 2010

“The Future of the Fire Service” Keynote Speech
Arcadia Hose Co.  150th Anniversary Celebration
Newark NY
Saturday-May 15, 2010

Leadership in the Firehouse
FDIC: Fire Department Instructors Conference-Indianapolis, Indiana
April 23, 2010

Bringing Calm to Chaos: Coordinating the Recovery of the Crash of Continental Flight 3407
Elsmere FirehouseTown of Bethlehem/Delmar NY
Thursday – January 14, 2010 – 6pm

Bringing Calm to Chaos: Coordinating the Recovery of the Crash of Continental Flight 3407
Westchester County NY Emergency Services
Monday – December 7, 2009-7pm
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NITTEC Highway Safety Awareness
Brighton Volunteer Fire Department – Tonawanda NY
Wednesday – November 18, 2009-7pm

Incident Management in the Fast Lane
Southwestern Volunteer Firemens Association – Fire Police Seminar
Delevan NY
Saturday-October 24, 2009 9am

Fire Service Leadership Roundtable with Ret. Phoenix Fire Chief Alan Brunacini, J. Gordon Routely and Tiger Schmittendorf:
Niagara County-FASNY-Firemen’s Association of the State of NY
Thursday-August 20, 2009 – 2:15pm
The Conference Center at Niagara Falls
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Bringing Calm to Chaos: Coordinating the Recovery of the Crash of Continental Flight 3407 with Clarence Center Chief Dave Case
Southwestern Volunteer Firemen’s Convention
Fredonia NY
Thursday – August 6, 2009-3:30pm

Bringing Calm to Chaos: Coordinating the Recovery of the Crash of Continental Flight 3407
SEMO Instructors Conference
Ithaca NY
Thursday – June 25, 2009

NITTEC Highway Safety Awareness
Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Fire Department-Irving NY
Wednesday – June 17, 2009-1pm

Leadership in the Firehouse
Niagara County-Niagara County Fire Chiefs and Firemen’s Associations
Thursday-May 21, 2009-7:30pm
Niagara County Community College-NCCC
E-Building-Room 140-Lecture Hall
Sponsored by Lake Plains Community Care Network
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Leadership in the Firehouse
Allegany County: Cuba & Friendship Fire Departments
Wednesday-May 13, 2009-7pm
Cuba Elementary School
***Donations will be accepted to Benefit Firefighters Injured in December-2008 Building Collapse
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Leadership in the Firehouse
Washington County-Kingsbury Fire Department
Saturday-May 9, 2009-9am
Co-Sponsored by the Hudson Falls, Kingsbury, Fort Edward and J.A. Barkley Hose Volunteer Fire Departments
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Incident Management in the Fast Lane
NYS Fire Police Association Annual Convention-Syracuse NY
Saturday-May 2, 2009 1pm

NITTEC Highway Safety Awareness
Frontier Fire Company-Niagara Falls NY
Thursday-April 30, 2009-6:30pm

Bringing Calm to Chaos: Coordinating the Recovery of the Crash of Continental Flight 3407
NYS Fire Coordinators Conference-NYS Fire Academy
Montour Falls NY
Saturday-April 18, 2009

Leadership in the Firehouse
Suffolk County NY-Brookhaven National Laboratories
Friday-March 27, 2009-7pm
Sponsored by Suffolk County Fire Chiefs Association

1 Comment

  • Chris Kear says:

    Interested in having you contact me at 845-222-1311 to discuss what types of speaking engagements that you have to offer our volunteer fire company. We are located in Rockland County, NY

    Chris

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