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Brent

Brent

Brent

FOUNDER & LEAD INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2005

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 18


Additional Roles Held

  • Founded the organization in 2005
  • Deputy Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard
  • Commander ,Professional Firefighters of Wisconsin Honor Guard
  • Commander,Wisconsin State Firefighters Memorial Funeral Guard
  • Commander, Milwaukee Firefighters Honor Guard ,  Inc.
  • Deputy Commander, Milwaukee Firefighters Honor Guard, Inc.
  • United States Marine Corps Veteran (0331)




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Keven

Brent

Brent

DIRECTOR, MILWAUKEE OPERATIONS

SERVING SINCE 2006

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 15


Additional Roles Held

  • Commander, Local 1440 Honor Guard
  • Commander ,Wisconsin State Firefighters Memorial Honor Guard
  • Training Captain ,District 1, Wisconsin State Firefighters Memorial Honor Guard
  • United States Marine Corps Veteran (0341)



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Scott

Brent

Scott

DIRECTOR, FINANCE & PLANNING

SERVING SINCE 2007

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 17


Additional Roles Held

  • Former Executive Board Member, Professional Firefighters of Wisconsin Honor Guard
  • Commander, Port Washington Fire Department Honor Guard
  • District Commander, Wisconsin State Firefighters Memorial Funeral Guard



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Matt

Ritchie

Matt

CO-DIRECTOR, HEALTH & SAFETY

SERVING SINCE 2006

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 18


Additional Roles Held

  • Deputy Commander & Commander, Milwaukee Firefighters Honor Guard, Inc. 
  • Assistant Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard
  • Paramedic - Milwaukee County Paramedic Program


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Deb

Ritchie

Matt

CO-DIRECTOR, HEALTH & SAFETY

SERVING SINCE 2016

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 8


Additional Roles Held

  • Commander, Dane County EMS Honor Guard
  • Deputy Commander, Wisconsin Fallen Firefighters Memorial Funeral Guard
  • Licensed Physicians Assistant 1997



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Ritchie

Ritchie

Ritchie

DIRECTOR, OFF-SITE OPERATIONS

SERVING SINCE 2013

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 11


Additional Roles Held

  • Deputy Commander, Local 83 Honor Guard
  • Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard


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Blake

Blake

Blake

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2013

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 9


Additional Roles Held

  • Deputy Commander, Milwaukee Firefighters Honor Guard, Inc.
  • Assistant Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard
  • Board Member, Eric Marsh Foundation  for Wildland Firefighters
  • United States Army Veteran (13B)

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David

Blake

Blake

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2013

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 25


Additional Roles Held

  • Commander, Lincoln Fire / Rescue Honor Guard
  • Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard
  • Board Member, Nebraska Serious Injury & Line of Duty Death Response Team

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Jake

Blake

Jake

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2005

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 18


Additional Roles Held

  • Deputy Commander & Training Officer, Professional Firefighters of Wisconsin Honor Guard

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Derek

Derrick

Derrick

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2016

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 10


Additional Roles Held

  • Deputy Commander, Calgary Fire Department Honour Guard
  • Quartermaster, Calgary Fire Department Honour Guard
  • Assistant Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard

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Derrick

Derrick

Derrick

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2015

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 16


Additional Roles Held

  • Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard.
  • United States Army Veteran (19E)

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Aaron

Derrick

Aaron

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2005

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 18


Additional Roles Held

  • Secretary, Milwaukee Firefighters Honor Guard, Inc.  

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Mark

Chris

Mark

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2007

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 17

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Mike

Chris

Mark

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2013

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 11


Additional Roles Held

  • Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard
  • Deputy Commander, Local 83 Honor Guard

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Chris

Chris

Chris

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE 

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Bruce

Bruce

Bruce

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2017

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 26


Additional Roles Held

  • Commander & Founding Member, Orange County Fire Authority Honor Guard
  • Commander, California Professional Firefighters Memorial Honor Guard
  • Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard
  • United States Air Force Veteran 

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Bryan

Bruce

Bruce

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2018

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 20


Additional Roles Held

  • Commander, Three Rivers Ambulance Authority Honor Guard
  • Honor Coordinator, Indiana Fire & Emergency Services Memorial Team
  • Coordinator, International Association of Firefighters Local Line of Duty Death Response Team

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Todd

Bruce

Todd

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2018

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 10


Additional Roles Held

  • Commander, Local 5 Honor Guard
  • Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard
  • Media Director, Colorado Honor Guard Association

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Shannon

Shannon

Shannon

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2019

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 7


Additional Roles Held

  • Commander, Local 31 Honor Guard

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Bob

Shannon

Shannon

INSTRUCTOR

SERVING SINCE 2019

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - 33


Additional Roles Held

  • Charter Member, KCKFD Honor Guard.
  • Commander (Acting), KCKFD Honor Guard.
  • Deputy Commander, KCKFD Honor Guard.
  • Deputy Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard 
  • Sector Commander, International Association of Firefighters Honor Guard.

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Kristen

Kristen

Kristen

Peer Support Specialist

Serving Since 2020

Years of experience - 20


Additional Roles Held


  • Health & Safety Officer - Milwaukee Fire Department.
  • Clinical Director, Traumatic Incident Resource, Inc. 
  • Master of Science - Social Work
  • Certified Instructor - International Critical Incident Stress Foundation
  • Certified Instructor - National Council for Behavioral Health.

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Trevor

Kristen

Kristen

Peer Support Specialist

Serving Since 2020

Years of Experience - 7 


Additional Roles Held


  • Peer Support Lead, Milwaukee Fire Department
  • Treasurer - Milwaukee Firefighters Honor Guard Inc.
  • Volunteer - Traumatic Incident Resource, Inc.

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