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Daytona Beach Fire Department Promotes New Battalion Chief

By SASHA STATON, Correspondent | February 19, 2021 | FLORIDA

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Congratulations to Jessica Matthews, who was recently promoted to the rank of Battalion Chief of Daytona Beach Fire Department. Matthews began her career with the Daytona Beach Fire Department in 2006 and has continued to progress through the ranks over the past 15 years. Chief Matthew’s previous assignment was a Lieutenant in the Training Division as well as overseeing the department’s Covid-19 efforts.

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