Fire Chief Steve Abraira cut his teeth in Miami, Florida where he rose through the ranks to be the Assistant Chief of Operations. He then served as Chief of the Department in three different cities including Dallas Texas, Palm Bay Florida and Boston Massachusetts. He holds an associate degree in fire science, a bachelors in public administration, and duel masters of arts in ‘human resource management’, and ‘management and leadership’. When he was Dallas, he was certified as both a State of Texas firefighter and Chief of Department. He was also a nationally Certified Chief Fire Officer through the Commission on Professional Credentialing, as well as an Accredited Fire Chief by the Massachusetts Fire Service Commission. Additionally, he served as a Fire Service Section Board Member for the NFPA.
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- In the show I referenced Dan Carlin’s podcast episode in which he compares the Imperial German Army of World War I to the Nazi German Army of World War II. You can find that episode at this link: https://dchhaddendum.libsyn.com/imperial-germany-vs-nazi-germany