Jeff Bailes- President. I
Jeff has been an unpaid professional fire fighter for 50 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.
He is the Co-Founder and President of the New York State Association of Safety Officers. 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 3,500 members. He served as the lead Safety Officer for the Selden Fire Department of which we have 30 safety officers. He has written numerous safety articles for the largest fire newspaper in the world, Fire News. He has also been an EMT for several years.
He is currently a:
Nationally Certified Incident Safety Officer
Nationally Certified Health and Safety Officer
Nationally Certified Fire Instructor I
Certified Flight Instructor
He holds the following degrees:
AAS Degree Fire Science
Masters Degree Business