Instructors 2017-10-02T14:37:39+00:00

Chris DelBello

Partner, Midtown Mayhem, LLC

  • Senior Captain with HFD Station 7 (Midtown)
  • District 8 Training Officer
  • Master Firefighter
  • Paramedic
  • 30 years of firefighting experience
  • 20 years with HFD
  • 3rd generation firefighter

Clyde Gordon

Partner, Midtown Mayhem, LLC

  • District Chief – Houston Fire Department
  • 27 years service with Houston Fire Department
  • 15 years volunteer firefighting service
  • 12 years instructor at LoneStar College Fire Academy
  • Paramedic Certification
  • Advanced Firefighter Certification
  • Safety Officer Certification
  • HAZMAT Certification

Mike Phillips

District Chief, Houston Fire Department

  • District Chief with HFD Station 19
  • District Chief since 2001
  • Co-writer HFD Highrise Firefighting Guideline
  • Recovery Committee investigating LODD
  • Fire Instructor for Houston Fire Academy, Houston Community College and Lone Star College
  • Family has over 118 years of service with the Houston Fire Department
  • Instructor for the IAFF Save Your Own Course

Eric Abbt

District Chief, Houston Fire Department

  • Served with HFD since 1993
  • TCFP Master Firefighter
  • TCFP Master Instructor I, II & III
  • TCFP Field Examiner
  • TCFP Driver/Operator
  • TCFP Fire Officer I & II
  • Texas Boat Safety Instructor
  • PADI Open Water & Rescue Diver
  • Incident Safety Officer
  • Hazmat Tech
  • Swift Water Rescue Tech
  • Confined Space/High Angle Tech
  • HFD District Training Officer

David Paige

Captain, Houston Fire Department

  • Captain, Engine 1
  • 13 years with HFD, 16 years total fire service experience
  • TCFP Master Firefighter, Instructor, Fire Officer, Safety Officer

Brandon Everette

Captain, Houston Fire Department

  • 14 years Houston Fire Department, 18 years total fire service
  • TCFP Advanced Firefighter Certification
  • Fire Instructor 1
  • Fire Officer 1

Jason Martinez

Captain, Houston Fire Department

  • 14 yrs. Experience with the Houston Fire Dept. (4 yrs. Captain, 4 yrs. Engineer/ Operator, 6 yrs. Firefighter)
  • 7 yrs. With the Cloverleaf Fire Dept. as Captain and Battalion Chief
  • Fire instructor 1 and Advanced Firefighter certificate

Dale Jenkins

Sr. Captain, Houston Fire Department

  • Over 39 years of service with the Houston Fire Department
  • Senior Captain assigned to Ladder 7 – Midtown Houston
  • Fireground Safety Officer – 5 years
  • Worked over 1300 working structure fires during career
  • Several published articles in fire behavior, nozzle tactics, ventilation

Kevin Story

Captain, Houston Fire Department

  • Second generation firefighter serving in both paid and volunteer departments
  • Captain Engine 8 – Downtown Houston
  • 26 years of service with HFD
  • Engineer-Operator Rescue 42
  • Certified TCFP Advanced Firefighter
  • SFFMA Master Firefighter
  • Level 2 Instructor
  • Arson Investigator
  • NAEMT LEFR TCCC Instructor
  • Active Threat Rescue Task Force trained
  • Assistant Chief of Richwood
  • Reserve office Richwood PD
  • Served in US Army

Robert Logan

Captain, Houston Fire Department

  • 22 years firefighting experience
  • Served with HFD since 2001
  • Served as Captain on downtown Engine for over 3 years
  • TCFP Master Firefighter
  • TCFP Master Instructor I, II, III
  • TCFP Fire Officer I, II, III, IV
  • TCFP Incident Safety Officer
  • TCFP Driver Operator
  • Recovery Committee investigating LODD
  • HFD District Training Officer

Phillip Baird

Captain, Houston Fire Department

  • Eleven years service with Houston Fire Department
  • Majority of career in fire districts with high-rise buildings

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