Jess began his experience in emergency services at his hometown fire department in Montana as a high school cadet. After graduating from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN with a B.A. in Education, he went on to work as an EMT in Oklahoma, and then Wenatchee, WA in the spring of 2000. In Wenatchee he worked as a volunteer and then full-time paid Firefighter/EMT. In 2003 Jess went to Paramedic school – graduating in 2004. He worked as a Paramedic with Lifeline Ambulance while continuing to serve as a volunteer firefighter until he came to North Mason in February 2006. He’s currently assigned to C shift and loves to practice pre-hospital medicine in the diverse environments of North Mason County.
Ryan as been with North Mason Regional Fire Authority since 1996. Since 2004 Ryan has spent his time as a career member. Ryan started as a Cadet firefighter at the age of 16 and became a resident firefighter after graduating high school. Ryan has worked as the District’s Fire Inspector/Fire Prevention person and currently works as a Firefighter/Paramedic on A shift.
Firefighter/Paramedic Mickey Cotter
Mickey grew up in Silverdale and after graduating from Central Kitsap High School in 1999 he enlisted in the Air Force for 6 years. He returned home to begin his EMS career as an EMT with Olympic Ambulance as well as a Volunteer Resident Firefighter/EMT with Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue. In 2011 he attended the Washington State Fire Academy where he won the distinguished First Due Engine Award. In 2013 Mickey attended Paramedic school at Central Washington University and after graduation he returned to Olympic Ambulance to begin his Paramedic career. Mickey is an avid marathon runner and loves exploring the outdoors with his wife and 3 boys. Mickey prides himself on being a professional and looks forward to serving the citizens of Mason County.
Firefighter/Paramedic Daniel Cox – Bio and Picture Coming Soon
Firefighter/Paramedic Crystal Pinero – Bio and Picture Coming Soon
Firefighter/Paramedic Stephanie Criess – Bio and Picture Coming Soon