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2016 Star of Life: Bob Moye, Rural Metro Fire

2016 AAA Star of Life Bob Moye

Bob Moye: Firefighter/EMT (Reserve)
Rural Metro Fire: Knoxville, Tenn.

Bob Moye’s affiliation with Rural/Metro Fire began as a fire explorer for Post 453 in 1978 in West Knoxville.

Bob became a reserve firefighter in 1982 after starting as a part-time dispatcher the previous year, and his service continues to the present day. Bob was one of the founding members of Rural/Metro’s Station 15 in the Cedar Bluff community where he lives with his family.

In his full-time profession, Bob is a doctor of pharmacy for the University of Tennessee Medical Center, working as both clinician and faculty member.

He frequently combines both worlds conducting classes and in-service training for EMTs and paramedics working for Rural/Metro Fire and Rural/Metro EMS in Knoxville.