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- SIMPLY, THE BEST. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief;Sep2006, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p52
The article presents an interview with Alan Brunacini from the Phoenix Fire Department in Arizona who is chosen as the 2006 Career Fire Chief of the Year. When asked about when he first aspired to be a fire chief, Brunacini said that it was evolutionary and it occurred in stages. He said that he...
- A NEW DIRECTION. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief;Sep2007, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p72
An interview with Bob Khan, chief of the Phoenix Fire Department, is presented. When asked about how he would emulate his predecessor, he related to Alan Brunacini as his mentor who taught him how to face different challenges within the fire department. Moreover, he discussed the new strategic...
- Never Give Up. // Fire Chief;Jul2006, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p96
The article presents an interview with Chief Alan Branacini of the Phoenix Fire Department in Arizona. He is best known in the service for his focus on the individuals who make up the communities served by the firefighters. The most significant thing that has happened for him is the continued...
- The Right Thing and the Right Way. HALTON, BOBBY // Fire Engineering;Feb2009, Vol. 162 Issue 2, p8
The author reflects on the reaction of his fellow firefighters to the suggestion of chief retired Alan Brunacini of the Phoenix, Arizona Fire Department to the National Fire Protection Association for a new standard that will provide local incident commanders with guidance on how to effectively...
- EVERYONE'S A TEACHER. Stein, Paul H. // Fire Engineering;Aug2006, Vol. 159 Issue 8, p132
The author reflects on leadership and becoming a teacher of people. He paid tribute to the contributions of retired Fire Chief Alan Brunacini to the U.S. fire service. Brunacini has the ability to infuse learning without even realizing it, through his actions and words. During a Fire Department...
- LIVE FROM FDIC 2003: BRENNAN AND BRUNO "UNPLUGGED". // Fire Engineering;Oct2003, Vol. 156 Issue 10, p99
Summarizes experiences of fire chiefs Tom Brennan and Alan Brunacini. Leadership perspective; Problems during fire prevention; Fire fighting training for officers.
- Career Fire Chief of the Year award to be presented at FRI. // Fire Chief;Aug2003, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p22
Presents the fire chief nominees for the 2003 career fire chief of the year award of the periodical "Fire Chief". William H. Austin; Alan V. Brunacini; Christopher M. Connealy; Michael R. Dunaway.
- Fire Chief - Visalia, California. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;8/ 1/2012, p1
The article announces that Visalia Fire Department in California is in search for a Fire Chief.
- Fire Chief - Beaver Lake Volunteer Fire Department (Ark.). // Fire Chief Expert Blog;10/19/2012, p2
The article announces that the Beaver Lake Volunteer Fire Department in Arkansas is accepting applications for the position of full-time Fire Chief as of October 2012.