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Stan Mettinger Jr. was appointed Interim Fire Chief of the Brooksville Fire Department on September 29, 2017.  Chief Mettinger has been with the City of Brooksville Fire Department since December 2002.  He started his firefighting career as a Volunteer in Virginia where he volunteered from 1971-1999.  He entered the career service in 1979 (also in Virginia) where he worked for both municipal and Department of Defense Fire Departments until 1999.  He holds an Associate Degree in Fire Science and a Bachelors Degree in Fire Administration.  He is a Florida EMT and holds certificates from the Florida State Fire Marshal's Office as Fire Officer IV, Instructor III, Investigator 1, Fire Inspector II and has completed extensive course work from the National Emergency Training Center/National Fire Academy.