Andrew Starnes – Carterson Public Safety Group, Inc

Andrew Starnes


EMS & Fire Service experience since 1995.I have experience as a firefighter working for the past 12 years and as a Captain (20 years employed).

I am assigned to a Battalion Chief where I supervise 40 employees.I am active in the local firefighters union, serve as a CPAT proctor, level 2 instructor, and I am an avid runner & 9/11 stair climb board member. I am a writer and have been published in numerous occasions websites and publications. Certifications include: CISM, NC Fire Officer III.I serve as a Thermal Imaging Subject Matter expert assisting departments with purchasing advice, education and training.

I have traveled across the US and taught in 4 countries. Our curriculum is internationally recognized and copyright protected. We have trained industry, thermal imaging manufacturers, and taught at conferences internationally.I serve as the Deputy Chief for the KTF Burns Division of Project Kill The Flashover (since 2011) and assist in the Thermal Imaging Division with research.