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Training Academy

Assistant Chief Michael Clemens
Training Officer

9710 Great Seneca Highway
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 279-1834
Michael.Clemens@montgomerycountymd.gov


Contact Information

Fire Rescue Training Academy Staff and Contact Information

General Contact Information

Phone  Number
PSTA Main Number 301-279-1834
Fax - For Registar & Registration Questions 301-279-1795
Fax - For Staff 301-279-8219
Inclement Weather Class Cancellation Line 301-279-1622
Name and Work Hours Phone Number
Assistant Chief Mike Clemens
MCFRS Training Chief
Monday thru Thursday 7a-5p Friday RDO
301-279-1314 (Office)
240-372-4034 (Cell)
Battalion Chief Charles Bartlett;
Command Development Training Coordinator
Thursday & Friday 7a-3p (note Monday 24 hours at Batt.3)
301-279-1653 (Office)
Captain Lee R. Silverman
EMS Training Officer
Monday thru Thursday 7a-5p Friday RDO
301-279-1275 (Office)
240-372-6466 (Cell)
Captain Audrey Deputy
Training Course Coordinator
Monday thru Thursday 7a-5p Friday RDO
301-279-1266 (Office)
Captain Randy Carter
Recruit Training Coordinator
Monday thru Thursday 6a-4p Friday RDO
301-279-1283 (Office)
Captain Derrell Walker
Driver Training Coordinator
Monday thru Thursday 7a-5p Friday RDO
301-279-1148 (Office)
Captain Jay Blake
In-Service Training Coordinator
Monday thru Thursday 7a-5p Friday RDO
301-279-1313 (Office)
Lieutenant Chad McDonald
Recruit Training Instructor
Monday thru Thursday 6a-4p Friday RDO
301-279-1376 (Office)
Lieutenant Sam Villani
Recruit Training Lead Fire Instructor - Temporary Assignment
301-279-1834 (Office)
Lieutenant William F. Porter
Recruit Training Lead EMS Instructor - Temporary Assignment
301-279-1834 (Office)
Master Firefighter Chris Hinkle
Technical Services Coordinator
Monday thru Thursday 6a-4p Friday RDO
301-279-1277 (Office)
Cathy Smith, RN EMT-P
EMS Nurse Clinician, ALS Course Director
Hours and days based on teaching schedule
301-279-1295 (Office)
Michele Burkhammer, RN EMT-P
EMS Nurse Clinician, Clinical Training Coordinator
Hours and days based on teaching schedule
301-279-1293 (Office)
Linda Arapian, RN E MT-B
EMS Nurse Clinician, ALS Incumbent Training
Monday thru Friday 6a-4p
301-279-8315 (Office)
Kathy Settles
Office Services Coordinator
Hours Monday thru Friday 8a to 4:30p
301-279-8015(Office)
Kristine Fessenden
Registrar, Certification & Credentialing (part time)
Hours: Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday 6a-4:30p Thursday 6a-3:30p
301-279-1785 (Office)