CEDAR HAMMOCK FIRE RESCUE AT OPERATION PROM
operations prom at bayshore high school was held on april 6, 2017. a drunk driving crash re-enactment was played out in front of several hundred students at the bayshore high football stadium. cedar hammock fire rescue participated along with manatee county ems, aeromed, and the manatee county sheriff’s office.
CONGRATULATIONS TO FIREFIGHTER ZACH KERTZ ON HIS PROMOTION TO
THIRD CLASS FIREFIGHTER
PROMOTIONS AT CEDAR HAMMOCK FIRE RESCUE
Firefighter Kody Sallis was promoted to third class firefighter
FIREFIGHTER CLINT BREKHUS WAS PROMOTED TO THIRD CLASS FIREFIGHTER
RECOGNITIONS AT THE JANUARY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETING
The Cedar Hammock Board of Fire Commissioners is proud to recognize the following Cedar Hammock Fire Rescue members for their service milestones:
lt. Troy Bercot••• firefighter jason moore••• lt. mike soper
fire Marshal Eric Center•••Lt. Nick Herlihy•••Capt. Matt Rose
Firefighter Charlie Childress•••Firefighter A. J. dudley
Adminstration Support Manager Denise McCaughan
Firefighter Clint Brekhus••Firefighter Nate Debitetto••Firefighter Josh Moss
Firefighter Kody Sallis••Firefighter Scott Viehman
the Board of Commissioners also recognized outgoing Commissioner Steve Litschauer for his 14 years (2002-2016) of dedicated service. thank you, steve litschauer, for your oustanding support of the cedar hammock fire rescue community!
SunCoast Blood Bank sponsored their annual Boots vs. Badges Holiday Heroes Blood drive. The Firefighters won the trophy again for the third year in a row! SunCoast Blood Bank stopped by Cedar Hammock Fire Rescue to drop off the Firefighters trophy to Inspector Marc Massella who was instrumental in getting the firefighters involved.
L-R: John Hall from SunCoast Blood bank, Craig Seagrest from Suncoast Behavioral Health Center, Inspector Marc Massella, and Cindy Winning of SunCoast Blood Bank. Not pictured are Brandy Hamilton, CEO of Suncoast Behavioral Health Center and Scott Bush, CEO of Suncoast Blood Bank.
2016 EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR AWARDS ANNOUNCED
FIREFIGHTER OF THE YEAR – FIREFIGHTER TIM PILLSBURY
FIRE OFFICER OF THE YEAR – LT. BEN ANDERSON
EXCEPTION DUTY AWARD – ADMINISTRATION SUPPORT MANAGER DENISE MCCAUGHAN
STAFF EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR – OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR TAMMY HAGER