Patrick Carrillo is a 27 year active member of the fire service. He started as an explorer, Auxiliary Firefighter , Firefighter and to his current position as an Engineer. He is Haz Mat Specialist trained, USAR certified and an active member of the departments Honor Guard. He was a founding advisor to his departments Explorer Program and served also as the Auxiliary Firefighter advisor for many years.
He also has been an instructor at a local college Fire Academy for the last 26 years and currently serving. He’s the lead instructor for Physical fitness, Ropes and Salvage Operations while also assisting in Hose, Ventilation, Forcible Entry, live fire training, and serves as a Drillmaster when needed.
Pat is also a member of the Rio Hondo Truck Academy Cadre since it’s inception.
In his spare time he enjoys Family, friends, his dogs, working out and listening to music and most importantly, giving back to his community and students looking to follow his footsteps.