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Slow and Steady: A Conversation between Travis Dotson and Andrew Addey

May 29, 2019

Andrew Addey is currently a Forest Training Officer, a position he landed after ten years on the Sawtooth Interagency Hotshot Crew.

Travis and Andrew chatted about a ton of important topics, including:

  • Growing our perspective on the job of a Line Officer.
  • Expanding our training beyond the "traditional" courses.
  • The San Antonio Fire Hit by Tree and Medical Extraction.
  • Preparing more than just radio drivers for emergency command roles.
  • Learning from Military Crew Advisor assignments.