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David Dachinger

David Dachinger is a retired Fire Lieutenant and EMT with over 21 years as a leader in emergency services. He has written department policy, instructed fire/rescue training, and written fitness and wellness initiatives. As a fire officer, he frequently served as Shift Commander and Incident Commander. David is the producer and host of Responder Resilience Podcast (ResponderTV.com), an insightful podcast that sheds light on the challenges and triumphs of firefighters, EMTs, dispatchers, and law enforcement professionals.

David has been a survivor of stage IV cancer since 2014. His first-hand experience undergoing cancer treatment profoundly altered the landscape of his life and inspired him to be an advocate for firefighter wellness.