Fire and Rescue News
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
News Release 11-52
Date: July 14, 2011
2011 Career Firefighter of the Year Ceremony
Who: Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
What: 2011 Career Firefighter of the Year Ceremony
Where: Fairfax County Public Safety
Massey Building, A-Level Conference Center
4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, Virginia
When: Wednesday, July 20, 2011; 11 a.m.
The 2011 Career Firefighter of the Year ceremony will be held in the Massey Building, A-Level Conference Center, Wednesday, July 20, 2011, at 11 a.m. Lieutenant Marc S. Davidson, Fire and Rescue Academy, is the 2011 Career Firefighter of the Year.
A 16-year veteran of the department, Lieutenant Davidson has performed in an outstanding manner throughout his career and has represented the organization, both on and off-duty with distinction. Currently, he serves as an instructor/officer in the Basic Training Unit at the Fire and Rescue Academy, teaching recruits the required skills to become a Firefighter/EMT within the organization. He is also a valued mentor to the recruits as they progress through their 20 weeks of training.
The Firefighter of the Year Award is the department's highest award, established in 1985 to provide special recognition for outstanding service and dedication in keeping with the highest traditions of the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department. Lieutenant Davidson is the 26th recipient of Firefighter of the Year.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Captain I Randal Bittinger,
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 711.
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-877-3702
Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all county programs,
services and activities. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request.
4100 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030