Jeff Cash, CFO, is a 40-year veteran of the fire service, currently serving as city manager/fire chief in his hometown of Cherryville, NC. He serves as secretary-treasurer of the executive committee of the National Volunteer Fire Council, is a principal committee member of NFPA 1021, and a board member of the IAFC-Safety Health & Survival Section (NVFC liaison). Cash is an active fire service instructor, teaching since 1982. He holds a degree in Fire Protection and is a past president of the North Carolina State Firefighters Association. Cash has twice testified before U.S. Congressional Committees on fire service issues.