Finest Learning Experience of My Life

Redding IHC Crewmember – 2016 There are a number of aspects I consider key in becoming a proficient, knowledgeable, and accomplished wildland firefighter. Some help with professionalism or presentation, others focus on safety or cohesion. The list is as long as it is diverse. Some of the more beneficial skills are those that directly relate … Continue reading Finest Learning Experience of My Life

An Overwhelming Emotional and Sobering Experience

Redding IHC Crewmember - 2015 Participating in the 2015 South Canyon Staff Ride was a truly rewarding opportunity and one that I am grateful to have been given. The lessons that I learned will carry further into my life, both professionally and personally. This staff ride really was unique in that the SMEs were people … Continue reading An Overwhelming Emotional and Sobering Experience