Public Servant Profile: FS Fire Department Captain Roberts

Clint Roberts. Submitted photo.

This is part of a series of City of Fort and Bourbon County  public servant profiles.

Clint Roberts, 37, is a captain with the Fort Scott Fire Department.
He earned his Associates Degree from Fort Scott Community College and also Emergency Medical Training. In addition, he has received Kansas University Fire Service Training.
He has 14 years of experience.
Roberts works out of  Fire Station 1, 1640 S. National Avenue.
What are your duties?
Fire suppression, EMS, rescue calls,  shift management, public education.
He is married to Crystal, and they have two boys,  Reece and Ryan.
Community involvement, interests or hobbies:
” Several members from the fire department have a motorcycle group,” Roberts said. “Every year we hold an annual benefit ride fundraiser for a child in need.”
In addition to motorcycles, construction is an interest of Roberts, he said.
Why did you pursue your career?
 “I had a lot of interest in the fire (service) and EMS profession when I was younger.”

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