Dir of Community Outreach & Media Affairs, Howard County Department of Fire & Rescue Services
Brad Tanner is the Director of Community Outreach & Media Affairs for the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services overseeing all educational programs and media relations. He believes education through timely, accurate, and reputable information prepares the community for life safety issues and strengthens the relationship between local government and the residents they serve. Serving Howard County, Maryland since 2011, he was awarded Howard County Government Employee of the Year in 2016. He is a certified Public Information Officer and Public Fire and Life Safety Educator and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Media & Communications from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.