On Sunday morning, July 31st, 2016, Captain Jeff Parker was officially retired after 25 years at the Ft. Thomas Fire Department, where he began his career there in 1991, and for 17 years held the rank of a Fire Officer.
Jeff has always had a love for firefighting since he was a young boy, hanging out at the Dayton Volunteer Fire Department with his father Winnie. Jeff would later volunteer his time to the Dayton Volunteer Department from 1978-1994, where from 1988-1994 he held the rank of Captain.
Jeff was also an EMT for 37 years, and still remains a paramedic after 32years. Jeff has earned both an Associate and Bachelor degree in Fire and Safety Engineering Technology from the University of Cincinnati. He is currently enjoying his retirement with his grandchildren and family, also spending time playing drums in a country/rock band. Jeff also has many home projects he is working to complete. Congratulations Jeff, and enjoy your retirement! You have worked hard for it!
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