Commander, Operational Communications
Fire and Rescue NSW
Matthew’s career with Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) spans more than 18 years. During his career, Matthew has worked in a variety of roles including as a firefighter in fire stations across New South Wales, Specialised Operations, Education and Training and most recently Operational Communications including Triple Zero call-taking and dispatch. He is responsible for the management and operation of the Triple Zero communications centres for Fire for NSW. Matthew holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical – with Honours, USYD) and is a volunteer with the NSW Rural Fire Service for the last 20 years in both operational and training capacities across NSW.