Fire Protection Analyst
Lt. Person began his career at the Marietta Fire Department in 1997. Within his first year, he obtained the status as an EMT. Three years later he was one of the first shift inspectors until his promotion to firefighter engineer in 2006.
Person's certifications include hazardous materials technician, weapons of mass destruction technician, P.O.S.T. instructor, Georgia fire and arson investigator, Georgia certified emergency manager, Georgia identification technician, and Georgia public fire and life safety educator.
During his tenure with Marietta, Person received two associate degrees from Pikes Peak Community College in the areas of fire science technology and homeland securityemergency management.
Upon his promotion to lieutenant in 2008, Person became the fire protection analyst for the department.