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TJ White-2018 Fire Officer of the Year

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2018 Fire Officer of the Year

Lt. White is the EMS Coordinator for the department. He believes that there is no finish line in life, knowledge, or skills. 

Lt. White's as local as they come. He was raised in Cannon Beach, and currently working on a Psychological Sciences Major at Oregon State University.

He first joined the department when he was seventeen in 2003 and volunteered seven years before serving in the Marine Corps for four years. After his return in 2013, he continued his voluteerism because he wanted to provide safety for the citizens of Cannon Beach.

His favorite movie and book are Fight Club and Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. On his time off, he enjoys playing survival video games, Lt. White wanted to give back, so he joined "to protect the community that had protected him growing up." 

Fire Certifications: FF2, FFT2, Operations Level Responder, AO -Pump, AO w/ Aerial Device, Fire Investigator 1, and Wildland Fire Apparatus.

EMS Certification: EMT- Advanced

After "office hours" responds to Cannon Beach Station