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Alexa Coleman
Professional Summary

Proactive and decisive  public sector fire chief with experience in private sector loss prevention and safety. Looking to combine experiences for a comprehensive range of quality abilities to meet a variety of situations.

  • Education and Training
  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel and Human Resources
  • Critical Thinking
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Management of Financial Resources
Fire Chief Mar 2006Present Town of China Grove Fire Department China Grove, NC
  • Assign firefighters to jobs at strategic locations to facilitate rescue of persons and maximize application of resources.
  • Evaluate the performance of assigned firefighting personnel.
  • Direct the training of firefighters, assigning of instructors to training classes, 
  • Attend in-service training classes to remain current in knowledge of codes, laws, ordinances, and regulations.
  • Direct investigation of cases of suspected arson, hazards, and false alarms and submit reports outlining findings.
Asset Protection Apr 2001Mar 2006 Wal-Mart Salisbury, NC
  • Detected and exposed criminal acts, rule infractions, and suspicious activities.
  • Conducted post-incident interviewing and documentation.
  • Interacted with law enforcement and emergency response-personnel.
  • Experienced in critical situations such as: bomb threats, hazardous material leaks, volatile persons, damaging storms and inclement weather, and dangerous confrontations.
Fire Captain/EMS Coordinator Nov 1997May 2001 Town of China Grove Fire Department China Grove , NC
  • Propose alteration of emergency response procedures based on regulatory changes, technological changes, or knowledge gained from outcomes of previous emergency situations.
  • Drive and operate fire fighting vehicles and equipment.
  • Inform and educate the public on fire prevention.
Assistant Store Manager Oct 1996Dec 1997 Revco Charlotte , NC
  • Complied with corporate policy regarding customer service 
  • Decreased store shrink by implementing more associate training to identify shoplifting violations.
Loss Prevention and Safety Specialist Oct 1995Oct 1996 Lowes Home Improvement Durham, NC

  • Worked in an undercover capacity conducting surveillance operations and discreet inquiries.
  • Conducted post-incident interviewing and documentation.
  • Adhered to security incident response plans through crime scene preservation and deployment of law enforcement.
District Loss Prevention Manager Jul 1992Oct 1995 Walmart Stores Inc. Rocky Mount, NC

  • Monitored and investigated reported incidents including thefts, fires, and injuries.
  • Provided court testimony in trials and hearings regarding crimes committed against Wal-Mart.
  • Trained and held district meetings to identify external theft rings and trends.
  • Covered 7 retail stores in an urban market.

Fire and Rescue Management Institute University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte , NC
Additional Information
Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates
NC Emergency Medical Technician
NC Certified Firefighter I & II
NC Certified Rescue Technician
NC Fire Chief's Executive Development Program
UNC School of Government (Effective Supervisory Management Program)
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Previous Companies:

  • Town of China Grove Fire Department
  • Wal Mart
  • Revco

Previous Job Positions:

  • Fire Chief
  • Asset Protection
  • Fire Captain
  • EMS Coordinator
  • Assistant Store Manager


  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte

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