Randy Gabel has nearly 40 years of experience in Fire Service and Emergency Medical Services as a Firefighter / Paramedic. He has recently retired from the fire service after serveing 30 years as a Paramedic-Firefighters and then Deputy Fire Chief for the Eureka Fire Protection District. He was the primary Public Information Officer and oversaw the Public Education and Emergency Preparedness Programs, Human Resources, Insurance and Pension Administrator for the District he served.
Randy has a vast amount of experience as an Instructor for over 35 years. He has been an instructor in numerous Emergency Medical Programs, Missouri Fire Department Instructor, American Heart Association Instructor Trainer, Incident Command System (ICS) Trainer and most currently a CERT Program Instructor / Program Manager. Randy also has taught programs for the Missouri State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), the Regional Community Policing Institute (RCPI) based at Missouri Western College, St. Louis Community College, and East Central College.
Randy has been married to Joyce for 35 great years and they have two married adult boys and they are very proud of their Boys and wives. Randy has served in the US Navy Reserve, Boy Scout leader, and Subdivision Trustee President.