A well attended Fall Meeting of the CVVFA at the Historic Charley Rouss Fire Company in Winchester VA featured an educational program on preventing exposures to carcinogens during fire suppression operations as well as in quarters. Two long time members were recognized for their contributions to the success of the Association (read more below)
Battalion Chief JD Orndorff of the Winchester Fire and Rescue Department presented a most informative program on an issue that has until recently not given the attention it deserves in the fire service. A copy of the presentation may be downloaded here: leadership-talk-about-the-c-word
Past President George Dove was honored as Treasurer Emeritus after serving 35 years in office. Howard Cohen who retired as the Association Attorney was named Attorney Emeritus. Both these men worked tirelessly on behalf of the CVVFA for many years.