10 Firefighters Recognized for Recent Promotions with CRFD

During the month of March the Columbia-Richland Fire Department was honored to recognize 10 members of the department who all earned promotions during the first quarter of 2021.

CRFD Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins officially presented each honoree with their new badge during a series of promotional ceremonies held at department headquarters. Honorees were allowed to invite a limited number of guests to attend. Everyone in attendance adhere to COVID-19 preventative guidelines.

The following promotions went into effect on March 20, 2021. CRFD is proud to recognize the following firefighters on being promoted to new ranks.

Promoted to Engineer

Adam Baker                                                                          Sebastian Shealy

Russell Burgess

Justin Crum

Kiante Curenton

Michael Driggers

Nicholas McDowell

Eduardo Ramirez


Promoted to Fire Captain

Cleo Jackson III

Mark Nuovo