Aaron Rhodes is a 24 year veteran of the fire service and currently serves as the Special Operations District Chief with the Orlando Fire Department. Aaron has an A.S. degree in fire science. Aaron began instructing in 2002 and teaches for the Fire Department Training Network, Eastern Florida State College Fire Academy and Valencia School of Public Safety. Aaron is a board member and hands-on training coordinator for the Orlando Fire Conference and serves as a member of the Florida U.S.A.R. Task Force 4. Aaron serves as a fire service representative to the Regional Domestic Security Task Force and is a member of the state focus group for Planning, Prevention and Response.