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Nomination Instructions: The Hall of Legends, Legacies and Leaders: Class of 2021

Nomination Instructions: The Hall of Legends, Legacies and Leaders: Class of 2021

Background

The National Fire Heritage Center Board of Directors has opened nominations for the Fire and Emergency Services Hall of Legends, Legacies and Leaders (HLLL). Nominations will be accepted from June 15, 2020, through August 15, 2020. The HLLL provides individual recognition of significant contributions and distinguished service to the Fire and Emergency Services mission. Vice President Billy Shelton states that the HLLL is one of the most important initiatives of the National Fire Heritage Center (NFHC). Located in Emmitsburg, Maryland, where it is maintained along with a virtual "Hall" that is part of the National Fire Heritage Center's website:

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Hall of Legends, Legacies and Leaders

The National Fire Heritage Center's Board of Directors established the Hall of Legends, Legacies and Leaders (HLLL) in 2010. The HLLL provides individual recognition of significant contributions and distinguished service to the fire and emergency ser

Nominating Criteria and Format 

Nomination Packages Include: 

  • A Cover Page (does not count towards the nomination page maximum).
  • Picture (digital photos acceptable) and complete name of the nominee to include a middle initial, date of birth, current address, phone number and e-mail address, if available. NOTE: If the nominee is deceased, provide the date of death and place of interment.
  • Current and/or previous Fire and Emergency services affiliations with dates.
  • Summary of fire service experience/positions held, including significant elected positions held. Professional accomplishments and distinguished service, including publications, texts, and articles published.
  • Education, training and/or certification achievements Honors and awards received

President Bill Killen encourages your submittal of individuals who you believe have made significant contributions to this profession. The candidates for this year's induction will be vetted by the HLLL Committee and submitted to the Board of Directors for final approval and announced at the Fire Department Instructors Conference, April 19-24, 2021. Selections will be limited to no more than six inductees per year. 

For Additional Information Contact:  

George Morgan, Chairman
Hall of Legends, Legacies and Leaders Committee
National Fire Heritage Center
P.O. Drawer 76
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
(410) 274-3031

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Contact Info

  • The National Fire Heritage Center
  • Physical Address: 17701 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727
    Mailing Address: P.O. Drawer 76, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727
  • Phone: (916) 667-1313