Dean has served in the EMS field in a wide capacity. 29 years as a Firefighter/Paramedic for Provo City Fire Department. Two years as a seasonal wildland firefighter at Pleasant Grove Ranger District/Utah County Fire. Three years as a Firefighter/EMT at West Valley Fire Department, and 26 years as a Firefighter/ Paramedic/Captain/EMS Coordinator for Provo City Fire Department.He is a CPR instructor, adjunct EMT instructor, and National EMT/AEMT Skills tester. Dean recently retired and is enjoying family and grandkids.