Volunteer Spotlight: Mike Scott

Mike-ScottName: Mike Scott
Title: EMS Coordinator/Paramedic/Firefighter
Department Name: Crested Butte Fire Protection District
Location: Crested Butte, CO

What is your career?
I am a Paramedic/Fighter and the EMS Coordinator for the Fire District.

Why are you an NVFC member?
To promote the Volunteer system and the community I serve and protect.

Why are you a volunteer firefighter?
I started out with a Volunteer department and moved into a career job. I lead Volunteers everyday and without them are system could not thrive the way is does!

How long have you been in the fire service?
15 years

What are your memorable moments as a firefighter or EMS provider?
Helping those who need help!

What contributions have you (and your department) made in your community?
An Intermediate to Paramedic bridge course, an RSI program, and grants for new Ambulances and equipment. We also as paid staff are dual trained.

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