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Gordon Sheldon

fire investigator , inventor , electronic technician

Gordon Sheldon, American fire investigator, inventor, electronic technician. Recipient Fire Fighter Year, Park County Rural Fire Department. Trustee South Kalispell Vol Fire, 2004—2007; Member of Flathead Valley Old Engine Club (life), Flathead Valley Ham Club (life).

Background

Sheldon, Gordon was born on April 12, 1955 in Spokane, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Allen and Janet Sheldon.

Education

Student in Electrical Engineering, Montana State University, Bozeman, 1973—1976. Graduate in Arts and Sciences, Flathead Valley Community College, Kalispel, Montana, 2006. Graduate in Fire Science, Montana State University, Great Falls, 2006.

Career

Electronic bench technician Fun and Games, Bozeman, Montana, 1978—1986. Owner, electronic bench technician G & S Electronic Repair, Livingston, 1986—1988. Electronic bench technician Royal Military Academy Computers, Kalispell, 1988—1998, Inacom Computer Place, Kalispell, 1998—2003.

Robotics teacher Flathead Valley Community College, since 2004. Fire investigator, electronic expert. Alert Security, since 2004.

Captain South Kalispel Vol. Fire, Montana, since 1999. Crew boss Wildland Fire Fighting, Montana, 1990.

Achievements

  • Certified technician Hewlett-Packard, 1989, A+ certified 1990. Certified fire fighter 1 Montana State Fire School, 1994, fire instructor 1 Montana State Fire, 2006, hazmet technician, chemical identification Montana, 2006, licensed private investigator International Association Arson Investigators, 2002. Achievements include invention of alternate energy charging device.

    Design of new type of wind charger. Design of new type of stirling engine.

Membership

Trustee South Kalispell Vol Fire, 2004—2007. Member of Flathead Valley Old Engine Club (life), Flathead Valley Ham Club (life).

  • Easthaven Baptist Church

Personality

Physical Characteristics : I have muscular distrophy found out 5 years ago.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Building steam engines, ham radio, robotics, reading.

Connections

Married Holly Sheldon.

father:
Allen Sheldon

mother:
Janet Sheldon

spouse:
Holly Sheldon

child:
Dean Sheldon