Sumter EMS Communications Recognized

Dawn Amedeo (center) accepts a plaque from Lake Sumter Fire Chiefs' Association in recognition of Telecommunicators Week 2012

The LSFCA presented the Sumter EMS communications center with a plaque and cupcakes in recognition of National Telecommunicators Week. The plaque reads:

Sumter EMS Communications
For your commitment and dedication to excellence
on behalf of the Lake-Sumter Fire Chiefs’ Association
National Telecommunicators Week
April 2012

LSFCA welcomes new Corporate Member

(L-R) Chief Bishop, LaDonna Oney, Kendall Gogarty

At the February meeting of the Lake-Sumter Fire Chiefs’ Association, Chief Bishop introduced Kendall Gogarty and LaDonna Oney from 1-800-BoardUp – our newest Corporate Member. 1-800-BOARDUP local emergency response teams are comprised of experienced professionals who help fire victims through the disaster recovery process.

Tyler Ramsey Awarded Scholarship

Tyler Ramsey Awarded Scholarship
(left to right) Chief Carle Bishop, Tyler Ramsey, Chief Ron Williams

Tyler Ramsey is the recipient of the Lake-Sumter Fire Chiefs’ Association Fire Fighter Scholarship award for 2011. Each year a scholarship is awarded to one of the students at Lake-Tech Fire Academy. Tyler has been an outstanding student and will graduate on Tuesday, 22 November 2011 and will take his state exam on 7 December 2011. He has also been a volunteer¬†firefighter with Fruitland Park Fire Department since the age of 14.

LSFCA welcomes FFCA President

Chief Williamson and Chief Bishop
Chief Williamson (left) is the President of the Florida Fire Chiefs Association and Chief Bishop (right) is President of the Lake-Sumter Fire Chiefs Association

Chief Williamson attended the monthly meeting of the Lake-Sumter Fire Chiefs Association that was held on September 21 at the Mission Inn, Howey-in-the-Hills.

Chief Williamson is the President of the Florida Fire Chiefs Association. He is also the Fire Chief of Winter Garden Fire Department.

The picture is taken with Chief Bishop of the Clermont Fire Department who is also the President of the Lake-Sumter Fire Chiefs Association.