Volunteer Spotlight: Janice Melvin

Name: Janice Melvin
Title: Executive Assistant to Fire Chief
Department Name: City of Seward Fire Department
Location: Seward, AK

Why are you an NVFC member?
I work for a combination department. Originally [I joined the NVFC] to be eligible for Peer Review for FEMA AFG grants, but now I use a lot of the information NVFC offers for recruitment and training.

What is your occupation?
Administration / accounting

What year did you join the fire or emergency services?

What are your memorable moments as member of the fire service?
The dedication of the volunteers I serve.

What contributions have you (and your department) made in your community?
Grants to provide training and best equipment.

Interested in serving your community? Find volunteer fire service opportunities at www.MakeMeAFirefighter.org.