A 27 year veteran in the Barbados Fire Service has been elevated to the number two position in that department.
He is 47 year old Errol Vincent Maynard, who has been appointed Deputy Fire Chief.
Mr. Maynard, who took up the post officially on, January 15, has been instrumental in the establishment of a number of important divisions within the Fire Service, such as the Research and Planning Unit in 1999, the Information Technology Unit in 2000 and the Training and Development Unit in 2006; all of which he bore responsibility for until his recent promotion.
His academic achievements include a Master of Science in Fire Protection and Emergency Management from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, and a Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of the West Indies.??