Bob is a member of the Yarmouth Fire & Rescue Department.
He has attained the rank of Lieutenant and is a Paramedic, Public Education Instructor and Rescue Diver.
Bob is Support Staff at the Barnstable County Fire Rescue Training Academy and is a MA Certified Fire Instructor I, and Technical Rescue Instructor.
He is also a Cape and Islands Emergency Medical Services Instructor.
Since 1995 he has been a member of the FEMA Urban Search & Rescue MATF-01 Beverly Task Force, as a Technical Search Specialist, Rescue Specialist and Medical Specialist.
Bob retired from the Massachusetts Army National Guard, as a SFC/Platoon Sergeant, after 22 years of service.
He has attended C.O.N.T.O.M.S.( Counter Narcotics and Terrorism Operational Medical Support), Tactical Medic HSS Basic/Advanced Certification, CDT Non Deadly Force Tactical Master Instructor, Officer Down and Active Shooter training and is assisting the Cape Cod Regional Law Enforcement Council (CCRLEC) SWAT as a Tactical EMS Support Operator.