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MELINDA NEFF - MERCER RURAL FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT, ND
Melinda Neff has served as assistant fire chief for the Mercer Rural Fire Protection District in ND for almost a year now. She previously volunteered for a department in OR and when she moved to ND, she was asked to volunteer again! Her husband also volunteers and Charlie, her service-dog-in-training, serves as the department mascot, so as Melinda says, it's a family affair.
What came as the biggest surprise to you after you began volunteering?
Being accepted and respected was a pleasant surprise, not because I am a female, but because ...