Devon Wells is the president of the International Society of Fire Service Instructors (ISFSI) and the emergency response program manager for Tactical Aeronautics in Hood River, OR. He is the former fire chief of Hood River Fire & EMS and is a 28-year veteran of the fire service. He presents nationally on safety, leadership, organizational philosophy, and rural fire officer topics. He is on the NFPA 1700 committee on Fundamentals of Fire Control within a structure utilizing Fire Dynamics and the UL Training Fire Fidelity Study technical panel. He also manages the Facebook page Rural Fire Officer.