Register for Fall Meeting on ZOOM Saturday Oct. 24 8:30 a.m. Log-in Instructions

CVVFA President Chief Allen Baldwin announced that the regular Fall Meeting of the Association will take place Saturday October 24 beginning at 8:30 a.m. REPORTS will be posted as received prior to the meeting. Oral reports during the meeting should be brief in the interest of time management. ADVANCE REGISTRATION OPEN NOW!

Turn on your camera. We will be showing our members and guests from time to time during the meeting. We haven’t seen on another for awhile. Let’s socialize! 

Register Here for the Fall 2020 CVVFA Zoom Meeting

Saturday October 24, 2020 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Ice Breaker begins at 8:35 a.m. Send in your photos now! 

Back by popular demand, another CVVFA virtual ice breaker with Dr. Candice McDonald! For the Fall 2020 CVVFA Meeting we will be playing Guess Who AND we have an assignment for you!!! We want to see those old photos of you at the fire house, in gear, or around fire apparatus! They can be photos of you as a toddler, a mischievous teenager, or from those early probie days! Send Candice your photos by October 20, 2020. You can scan and email them to or take a picture of them with your phone and text them to her at 330-831-2867.

Emergency Responder Safety Institute Update at 8:45

ERSI Director of Training Jack Sullivan reports on what’s new with roadway safety. The COVID virus has led to many changes in our delivery of services. Jack will update everyone on where we are heading.


CVVFA Fall Meeting

October 24, 2020


08:30 – Welcome, Opening Comments – President Chief Allen Baldwin

08:35- Ice Breaker, Guess Who? – 2nd VP Candice McDonald

08:45- Training Update- Jack Sullivan ERSI Director of Training

09:00 Call to Order – President Chief Allen Baldwin

Invocation – Chaplain Charles E. Barnhart Jr.

Pledge to the flag – Past President Chief Hoby Howell

Roll call by Recording Secretary Watson

President’s Remarks – President Chief Allen Baldwin

Award Presentations – Joe Bukowski Award – Steve Flickinger

Reading of Communications – Secretary Watson


President’s Report –

First Vice President’s Report­

Second Vice President’s Report –

Immediate Past President –

Treasurer’s Report –

Financial Secretary’s Report –

Recording Secretary’s Report –

Treasurer Emeritus – No Report

Home Office Manager’s Report-

Publicity Manager’s Report-

Chaplain’s Report –

Assistant Chaplain’s Report-



Steve Austin –

Bob Cumberland –

William Mortimer –

David Lewis –

Anthony Correia –

Hoby Howell –

Donna Welsh –


Annual Budget – Gene Worthington Chair –

Archives/Historical – Ray Mowen –

Auditing – Gerald Holtry Chair –

Booth & Show Support – Jim Kimble Sr. –

Business & Operations Plan –

Community Risk Reduction and Public Education – Doug Dehaven Chair –

Constitution & By Laws – David Lewis Chair –

Convention – Steve Flickinger and Steve Heffner –

Emergency Responder Safety Institute – Steve Austin, Chair –

Fallen Fire and Emergency Provider Benefit Committee –

Family and Member Activities – Julie Baldwin – Still looking at a social event around the holidays.

Fire Person of Year – George Dove Chair –

Grants – Steve Austin, Chair-

Joe Bukowski Award – Steve Flickinger –

Legislative – Bob Cumberland, Chair –

Long Range and Business Planning – David Lewis Chair-

Media and Communication– Steve Austin Chair –

Merchandise – Mike Cox –

Nominations – Walter Robinson –

Parliamentarian – Howard Cohen, Chair –

Public Relations – Rich Toulson, Chair –

Publicity- Bob Romig Chair –

Recruitment/Retention – Tony Correia Chair –

Reputation Management – Dr. Candice McDonald, and David Lewis Co-Chairs –

Resolutions – Jerry Daniels Chair –

Scholarship – Hoby Howell Chair –

Topics – Steve Austin, Chair –

Training Weekend- Doug Dehaven Chair –

Youth Leadership – Jim Watson Chair –


NVFC – David Lewis –

FEMA AFG Grant Program –


Approval of Convention Minutes October 2019 Mtg. –

By Laws Changes – David Lewis



Suggestions for the good of the order – President Chief Allen Baldwin

Benediction – Assistant Chaplain James Wharry

Date and Place of the Next Meeting

Adjournment – President Chief Allen Baldwin