Jeff Bailes- President. I
Jeff has been an unpaid professional fire fighter for 43 years, and a former Chief of the Selden Fire Department. He has won the “Firemen of the Year Award” and “Most Calls Award” several times and received several Certificates of Merit and a Proclamation from the County Legislature. He is still an active member and always have been, of the Selden Fire Dept. and currently owns and operate a successful business in Selden for 23 years.I He is one of the Founders and President of the Brookhaven Town Safety Officers Association Inc. a not-for-profit New York State Corporation, of which we have over 190 members in Brookhaven Town, and is the lead safety officer for the Selden Fire Department of which we have 30 safety and health officers and is on their training committee. He is an Instructor for the Fire Department Safety Officers Association course and, is on the their Education Committee. Every month he writes a safety article for the largest fire newspaper in the world, Fire News. He has also been an EMT for several years.