BILLY GOLDFEDER, EFO, is a deputy chief at the Loveland-Symmes (OH) Fire Department. He has been a firefighter since 1973, a company officer since 1979, and a chief officer since 1982. He serves on the IAFC and the NFFF boards of directors. He has taught at FDIC International for 30-plus years and is an editorial advisory board membercontributor. He was the recipient of the FDIC 2018 Tom Brennan Lifetime Achievement Award.
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