2023 MAFFC Committee Members

Jason Hatten

Chair

Jason is a Lieutenant with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services. In 2023, Jason will be making his debut as the Conference Chair.

David George

Senior Advisor

David is a Battalion Chief with Cobb County Fire. He is a Senior Advisor to MAFFC, after serving as the Conference Chair.

Thomas Covington

Classroom Coordinator

Tom is the Classroom Coordinator for MAFFC. He is a Captain with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Ed Hooper

Website Coordinator/Marketing

Ed has served with MAFFC since 2018, working in Social Media and Website Design. He served with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services for 8 years. He now works in Public Relations for a Georgia-based school system.

Geof Travis

Logistics Supervisor

Geof is a Hazmat Lieutenant for Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Ian Figueroa

Instructor Travel/Housing Coordinator

Ian is in his first full year with MAFFC. He is a Firefighter/Paramedic with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Ray Vought

Finance Director

Ray is MAFFC's Finance Director.

Brian Keeton

Co-Chair

Brian is a Lieutenant with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services

Ryan Gillen

Senior Advisor

Ryan served as the Logistics Supervisor for MAFFC for years. Now he is a Senior Advisor for MAFFC. He is a Captain on Truck 14 for Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Steven Rogers

Hands On Coordinator

Steven is the Hands On Coordinator for MAFFC. He is a Driver/Engineer for Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Dustin Martinez

Hospitality Coordinator

Dustin has served with MAFFC for several years. He also serves as a key member of the Social Media Team for MAFFC. Dustin is an instructor at MAFFC, as well. He serves as a Hazmat Captain with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Eric Newkirk

Food and Refreshment Coordinator

Eric is a Lieutenant with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services

Steve Obermeyer

Transportation Coordinator

Steve has been the transportation coordinator for MAFFC for several years. He is a Driver/Engineer for Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Shawn Ravish

Registration Coordinator

Shawn handles Registration for MAFFC. He is a Lieutenant with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Ian Martin

Senior Advisor

Ian is a Battalion Chief with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services. He was the MAFFC Chair from 2018-2020.

Michael Hilley

Safety Officer

Michael is MAFFC's Safety Officer. He is a Captain with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Logan Tucker

Hands On Coordinator

Logan is the Hands On Coordinator for MAFFC. He is Driver/Engineer with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Jamie Webb

Tools and Equipment

Jamie is a Lieutenant for Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services

Chandler Pullen

Apparatus Logistics

Chandler is a Lieutenant with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.

Kent Brezeale

Sponsorship Coordinator

Kent handles all the sponsorship opportunities with MAFFC. He is a Lieutenant in the Training Division at Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services.