Stephen Truesdell is a 29-year veteran of the fire service. He started as a volunteer and is a member of the Morningside Volunteer Fire Department in Prince George's County, MD. He has 21 years of experience as a career firefighter, the past 14 with the Annapolis Fire Department where he is a lieutenant in special operations and assigned to Engine and Rescue Squad 38. Truesdell has worked part-time with Long Meadow Volunteer Fire Company in Washington County, MD, and Manheim Township Fire Rescue in Lancaster, PA. He has been an engine driver for 26 years.