Full Name
Andrew Starnes
Job Title
Battalion Chief
Company
Charlotte, NC, Fire Department
Speaker Bio
Andy is a lifelong student of the fire service and has been involved with the fire service since 1992. He is a fire service website contributor on the topics of thermal imaging, fire behavior, leadership, behavioral health, and faith-based devotions. He has been featured on numerous podcasts, taught internationally, developed an internationally recognized thermography-based fire service curriculum credentialed through Infrared Training Centers. His work and curriculum are now in use in the From Knowledge To Practice program in Ottawa Canada. He currently serves as a Battalion Chief in a career department in NC and is the founder of Insight Training LLC which is internationally recognized for thermal imaging training. He also holds a Level II Thermography Certification, consults & teaches in the areas of Tactical Thermal Imaging and has a Bachelor’s in Fire Science Administration.
Andrew Starnes