Jumpseat Radio 038: Brining Back the Brotherhood with Andy Starnes



In this weeks Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes Andy Starnes from BringingBacktheBrotherhood.com.  Andy is active in sharing the message of firefighters responsibility to each other and faith based assistance while establishing a well rounded life. 


Being a firefighter is more than just running calls and Andy is quickly becoming THE go to person for firefighter personal development. 

Listen in as Andy Talks about:




Looking after each other


Kill the flashover



Andy is 2nd generation firefighter and a Career Captain with over 24 years of experience in the fire service. He is passionate about teaching, encouraging and supporting up and coming firefighters with biblically principled messages on where to draw our strength from and why living a God centered life is extremely rewarding.  Andy believes to be a great firefighter & leader, we need to be more than one dimensional.  That firefighting tactics are important and great, but not enough to be a great servant leader.


Andy is a Level II instructor with an associate degree of Applied Science in Fire Protection Technology.  He is  very knowledgeable on modern fire behavior and also serves as a member of Kill the Flashover Project and the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb.



Andy and his wife Sarah  reside in Charlotte, NC with their daughter Emma.

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Jumpseat Radio Firefighter with Andy Starnes from Bringing Back the Brotherhood. 



Get motivated and PUMPED for a great weekend!!!!

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Firefighter Friday 003- With Mike Daley!  


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Jumpseat Radio 037: Communication from the Front Seat to the Jumpseat with Lt. Mike Daley 


In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes in Lt. Mike Daley from New Jersey.  Ryan and Mike share their experience from presenting a classroom session where the two share the communication challenges and success between officer and firefighters.  In the session the two instructors break down:


  • Ladder of Abstracts 
  • Communications from the officer to Firefighter
  • Communications from the Firefighter to Officer 
  • Common terminology 
  • Building the base of Communications







LT. MICHAEL DALEY, a Firehouse.com Contributing Editor, serves with the Monroe Township Fire District No. 3 and he was recently earned the Master Fire Instructor certification from the ISFSI. He is an instructor at the Middlesex County Fire Academy where he developed rescue training curriculum and serves on New Jersey Task Force 1. He is a managing member of Fire Service Performance Concepts and a monthly columnist on Firehouse.com.


In this weeks jumpseat Radio Firefighter Friday host Ryan Pennington talks about setting some realistic goals for your best year ever, 2015!

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