Seth Comer began his career with the Iona-McGregor Fire District in February of 1999, as a Firefighter/Paramedic. He was promoted to Engineer in December of 2003, and then to Lieutenant in March of 2007. He was promoted to the Division Chief of Emergency Medical Services and Fire Training in May of 2010. He now proceeds as second in command for the fire district as Assistant Chief.
Seth has completed the National Fire Academy’s Training Program Management curriculum, holds an Associate’s Degree in Fire Science, a Bachelor’s degree in Public Safety Management, and a Master’s degree in Administration. Seth has also recently attained the Certified District Manager (CDM) designation from the Florida Association of Special Districts.
Seth spent several years on the Southwest Florida Urban Search and Rescue Task Force Six team, holds technician level certification in multiple technical rescue disciplines and has managed the dive rescue training for several years. Seth holds certifications through Dive Rescue International as a Public Safety Scuba Instructor, Dive Rescue One instructor, and Dry Suit Instructor.
Seth is married to Jill and together they have two beautiful children, Carleigh and Gavin.