Brian has 30 years in the fire service. he began his career in California prior to moving his family to the Seattle area. He has served with the Seattle Fire Department for 23 years. 11 years on L8 in Ballard and the last 12 as the driver of L11 in West Seattle. Brian has also spent the last 23 years delivering truck ops instruction with an emphasis on vertical ventilation, ladders, and forcible entry.