Shoshone County Fire District One
About LT Cyle Hanan:
HOBBIES: Anything outdoor related with fishing, dirtbiking, basketball,ect. Spending time with family and friends.
WHY FIRE/EMS: Dad was a firefighter, as I was around and in fire stations growing up. The camaraderie between firefighters and their families is something special. To continue a legacy of helping others as my father before me.
PLACE YOU GREW UP: Born in Cheyenne, WY and moved to north Idaho at the age of 3.
MOVIES/MUSIC: All Adam Sandler movies. I Can Only Imagine the movie! Fan of all music.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN a FF/AEMT: Started as a volunteer at Shoshone Co. Dist. #2 in Kellogg at 18 and got my EMT cert. Then off to a residency program with Spokane Co. Dist. #4 with a recruit academy where I obtained my FF1, HAZMAT, and Wildland Red Card. Cyle Hanan is currently the Lieutenant for SCFPD#1.
About captain john Miller:
HOBBIES: Spending time with his first child Juniper and being a father and husband! Being outside camping, enjoying sports, and snowboarding.
WHY FIRE/EMS: After losing my mother at an emergency scene I felt as though I had a debt to pay as other 1st responders helped me. I want to help others in need.
PLACE YOU GREW UP: Born in Texas but grew up most of my life outside of Nashville, TN. Graduated from Middle Tennessee State University. Spent some time on the Appalachian Trail and Colorado before moving to North Idaho!
MOVIES/MUSIC: Kings of Leon, Black Crowes, and O.A.R. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A FF/EMT: I started as a volunteer in 2012 in Colorado for the Big Thompson Canyon VFD and the Estes Valley FPD then was hired at Loveland Fire Rescue Authority before moving to North Idaho and being hired at SCFPD#1 shortly after moving. John Miller is currently Captain for SCFPD#1.
Melanie Shelton, FF / AEMT
About Matt Bodemer:
HOBBIES: Skateboarding, hiking, working out, playing music, and recently began snowboarding.
WHY FIRE/EMS: It's something I've wanted to do for a very long time. Once I actually started my career as a Firefighter/EMS I realized I never want to doing anything else. It's the best job in the world!
PLACE YOU GREW UP: I was raised in Oxnard, California. I moved to the PNW in 2015, and fell in love with it.
MOVIES/MUSIC: Fight Club is my favorite movie, but I enjoy pretty much anything. When it comes to music, I usually prefer anything fast and loud, but my mood sometimes carries me to other genres. My collection is all over the place.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN a FF/AEMT: Started as a volunteer at District #1 in December of 2017, hired in July of 2018, and received my AEMT July 2019.
Victor Malsom, lieutenant
About Jack Long:
HOBBIES: I love to spend time with my family, hunting, fishing, and riding my Husqvarna dirt bike.
WHY FIRE/EMS: It has always been a childhood dream. The idea that everything I learn could be used to help someone who was in trouble is an amazing opportunity.
PLACE YOU GREW UP: Born in NV and moved to Wallace in 5th grade!
MUSIC/MOVIE: Johnny Cash, Sawyer Brown, and Alan Jackson. John Wick movies!
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A FF/AEMT: Since 2015, my career as a volunteer and career FF/AEMT has been with Shoshone Co. Fire Dist.#1.
about melanie shelton
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About lt Victor Malsom:
HOBBIES: Anything outdoors. Hunting camping, ect. Workingout, snowboarding and spending time with my wife. Did I mention lifting weights. I like to pick up heavy things and then put them down!
WHY FIRE/EMS: This is a career that I can be proud of. Coming from a family line of helping others as my dad was a police officer and mother a school teacher. I want this career to be able to help others, make others feel safe in their community, and to give back to a community I call home.
PLACE YOU GREW UP: Billings, MT and graduate college in MN at Concordia University.
MUSIC/MOVIE: Any and everything especially if it has Arnold Schwarzenegger!
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A FF/AEMT: I started out a a volunteer at SCFPD#1 here and tested for a full-time position and got the dream job! Victor has been with SCFPD#1 since 2016. Vic Malsom is currently a Lieutenant for SCFPD#1
about carrie simmons
I love to sew & work in my garden. Family is the upmost importance. Our fire life began when my husband became a volunteer firefighter / EMT in 1990. The brotherhood and love the fire family possess is priceless. I am honored to be on their team as their administrative assistant!