CVVFA Director Dave Lewis Receives Prestigious National Award

Director Dave LewisCVVFA Director David Lewis received the  James P. Seavey Sr. Health and Wellness Leadership Award from the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC).

As a member of the fire and emergency medical services for more than 40 years, David Lewis has always been an advocate for firefighter health, wellness, and safety.

Dave serves as the Maryland Director of the NVFC. He is a nationally known instructor, author and leader in a number of fire service organizations. As an active responder at the Odenton MD VFC, Dave held the offices of President and Assistant Fire Chief among others. He is a Past President of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association.

CVVFA President Chief Allen Baldwin remarked, “We are proud to have Dave on the CVVFA team. The NVFC made an excellent choice in bestowing this honor on a man who has done so much for so long to promote firefighter health and safety.”

The James P. Seavey Sr. Health and Wellness Leadership Award is co-sponsored by Ward Diesel Filter Systems and VFIS. Is named in memory of Chief Jim Seavey who dedicated his career to firefighter safety, health and wellness.

Read more about the NVFC Awards here.