SMVFA Convention 2021 - COVID STYLE
By Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith
May 3, 2021

First, we want to congratulate Potomac Heights Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad for being the outstanding host" for the SMVFA Annual Convention May 2, 2021. Throughout the past year many hours of planning, logistics, and patience prevailed in response to the COVID pandemic a virtual convention taking place with minimal "in person" attendance. All CDC guidelines were followed and as a result the Charles County Volunteer Fire and EMS Associations are extremely proud to announce Jeff Clements from Potomac Heights elected as President, Southern Maryland Volunteer Firemen's Association serving Charles, St. Mary's and Calvert Counties until May 2022.

SMVFA Incoming Officers are as follows:

President Jeff Clements
1st Vice President Joe Gould
2nd Vice President Pat Hassler
Treasurer Thomas Mattingly, Jr.
Secretary Darby Byrd
Chaplain Joe Gardiner
Immediate Past President Randy Smith

We thank the 2020-2021 officers for their unselfish service to the SMVFA and it's member departments

Please enjoy the video posted on this home page, additional photos will be posted in the coming days.