Assistant Chief Roy Short, Jr. started with the fire service in 1992 as a volunteer firefighter with BMOP Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. While with BMOP, A/C Short served as a volunteer firefighter, full-time Firefighter/EMT, Lieutenant, Captain and Vice President of the Corporation. A/C Short remained active as a part-time Firefighter/Medic with the department until April, 2002 when BMOP became part of Central Joint Fire-EMS District.
Assistant Chief Short also became a member of Batavia Township Fire and Rescue as a part-time employee in 1996. In 1999 he was promoted to full-time status and remained a full-time employee of the department until April, 2002 when Batavia Fire and Rescue became part of Central Joint Fire-EMS District.
A/C Short has been with the District since its inception on April 1, 2002. A/C Short began his career with the District as a Captain and was promoted to Assistant Chief in 2003. A/C Short serves as the Chairperson of the Fire and EMS Chiefs’ Alliance EMS Committee, is a member of the Clermont County Fire Code Committee and the Southwest Ohio Pre-Hospital Care Committee, is an Ohio Continuing Education Instructor in EMS, and a graduate of Lead Clermont 2006.
A/C Short's duties include but are not limited to supervising Station 10 staff (12 Firefighter/Medics), fire inspections, scheduling and quality control of our fire reporting system.
Assistant Chief Short may be reached by telephone at 513-732-3876 or by email at email@example.com