Name: Mattheus Tempel
Credentials: Firefighter I, EMT I
District: Auke Bay
Employer: UAS student / Northstar Trekking
How long with the fire service: 1 year
Why did you join the fire service: Tempel joined because of the scholarship program and he wanted to see if firefighting would be a good career path.
Favorite aspect of the fire service: Helping people and the brotherhood of the firefighters
Reason nominated: Mattheus just finished his Firefighter I training this spring and has proven to be a great new firefighter. He continues to increase his knowledge and abilities. Mattheus is currently in charge of our live-ins at Auke Bay station. You can always count on Mattheus to have a smile on his face and be game for any assignment.