10-year veteran Brad Doell honored as Lodi’s Firefighter of the Year
Lodi firefighter Brad Doell, a 10-year veteran of the
department, was named Lodi’s Firefighter of the Year a Lodi City
Council meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011.
- Brad Doell at a glance
Family: Wife, Julie; children, Jenna, 17, Ryan,
11, Ian, 11, and Cody, 11.
Hobbies: He enjoys spending time with his
family, whether it is camping in the Sierras or going to soccer and
football games and practices. He also enjoys home improvement.
“I like to tinker. I’m a do-it-yourselfer,” Doell said.
Posted: Friday, August 26, 2011 12:00 am
Updated: 4:36 pm, Sat Aug 27, 2011.
When Lodi firefighter Capt. Brad Doell goes out on a call, he is
never sure what he will find.
After working as one of the first people to arrive on an
accident and crime scenes for 16 years, he said being mentally
capable is just as important as being physically capable.
Friday, August 26, 2011 12:00 am.
Updated: 4:36 pm.