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Kelly Gene Brown

Kelly Gene Brown, American firefighter, program developer. Named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, T.J. Sanborn, 1985-1986. Member International Society Fire Service Instructors (state representative 1984), National Fire Protection Association, South Dakota Fire Fighters Association, South Dakota Fire Chiefs Association, South Dakota Fire Department Instructors Association Clubs: Black Hills 4-Wheelers (Rapid City) (secretary 1983-1984).

Background

  • Brown, Kelly Gene was born on May 24, 1955 in Rapid City, South Dakota, United States. Son of Ted Eugene and Phyllis Kay (Levy) Brown.

  • Education

    • Graduated from high school, Rapid City, 1973.

    Career

    • Contractor Brown Construction, Rapid City, 1974-1975, 77-80. Manager Belanger & Company, 1975-1977. Firefighter Rapid City Fire Department, 1980-1984.

      Program developer South Dakota Fire Marshal, Pierre, 1984-1987, director training, since 1987. Emergency medical technician Pierre Fire Department, 1980. Field instructor National Fire Academy, Emmitsburg, Maryland, 1986.

      Training officer Pierre Fire Department, since 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member International Society Fire Service Instructors (state representative 1984), National Fire Protection Association, South Dakota Fire Fighters Association, South Dakota Fire Chiefs Association, South Dakota Fire Department Instructors Association Clubs: Black Hills 4-Wheelers (Rapid City) (secretary 1983-1984).

    Personality

    Interests

    Stock car driving, off-road touring.

    Connections

    • Married Becky Marie Rick, May 21, 1977 (div. February 1983); 1 child, Jared Russell. Married Hazel Judy Souza, April 14, 1984.

      1 child, Justin Henry.
    • father: Ted Eugene Brown
    • mother: Phyllis Kay (Levy) Brown
    • spouses: Becky Marie Rick
    • Hazel Judy Souza
    • children: Jared Russell Brown
    • Justin Henry Brown
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    Born March 24, 1955
    (age 61)
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    • 1973
      Rapid City
    • 1974 - 1975
      Contractor, Brown Construction
      Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
    • 1975 - 1977
      manager, Belanger & Company
    • 1980 - 1984
      firefighter Rapid City Fire Department
    • 1984 - 1987
      program developer, South Dakota Fire Marshal
      Pierre, South Dakota, United States

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