by Sam Clanton
BRANSON WEST, Mo. – Southern Stone County Fire Protection District announces the addition of two staff members.
Brian McNevin, a former district employee from Texas, will start his duties as Fire Marshal beginning May 9th. McNevin previously worked as Deputy Chief of Training, before moving to Texas in 2010. A news release points out McNevin was first hired by the district in 2006, and was involved in writing a grant to secure the department’s burn trailer.
Mike Moore of Trenton, Missouri, will start his duties as District Training Officer on May 23rd. Moore has been in the fire service for 14 years, and worked for several years as Deputy Emergency Manager of Grundy County, Missouri. He is relocating to the area with his wife and two daughters.
Fire Chief Keith Wolven says he’s looking forward to working with both men as the district continues to move forward and grow with the community.