A story about Ryan G. Christen

A few more pics of the 3rd Generation…

Firefighter of the Year

In 2012 Ryan was recognized as the State of Florida Firefighter of the Year by the American Legion and received a trip to Orlando to receive his award at a special presentation ceremony.

DMAT Operations

Shown here, following Hurricane Jeanne, Ryan and the late Bill Powell hold up their fire department shirt outside of the hospital they were supporting during a deployment with FL-1 DMAT.

Hurricane Opal

Water rescue has always been a passion for Ryan. He served as an Advanced Swiftwater Rescue Technician and Ocean Lifeguard during his fire career, and still enjoys surfing new spots between deployments.