Mike Richardson is a 34 year military and fire service veteran, currently serving as the Division Chief of Training & Safety for St Matthews Fire & Rescue in Louisville, KY. He has an M.S. in Loss Prevention & Safety and a B.S. in Fire Science from Eastern KY University. He has instructed at FDIC for 20 years, and has also taught firefighters in 43 states and 8 countries. He has 25 years of thermal imaging experience.