On Tuesday May 16, 2017, the AFSA Virginia Chapter held a recruitment Mixer at the Smartmouth Brewing Company in Norfolk Virginia.

The Chapter had 37 attendees for this Mixer.

There were representatives from two Companies who were potential new National AFSA members and there were representatives from five Companies who were potential new Virginia Chapter members.

Most of the Virginia Chapter Board and Officers were present to welcome guests and to explain any questions about AFSA.members

We were pleased to have the National AFSA Chairman of the Board, Mike Meehan of VSC Fire & Security, and a second National AFSA Board member, Jack Medovich of FLSA, attend this Mixer.

korenthalWe were pleased and honored to have Kevin Korenthal, National AFSA Manager of Chapter Relations, attend this event in support of the Virginia AFSA Chapter.

The AFSA Virginia Chapter set up a Registration desk with all kinds of national AFSA and Virginia Chapter information for the guests along with various AFSA giveaways.

The Smartmouth Brewery was closed for the AFSA Virginia Chapter private event.

The Mixer was held between 4:00 PM and 6:30 PM and the attendees enjoyed the wide selection of Craft Beers from Smartmouth Brewing Company and fresh Pizzas and Cookies from the nearby “The Bakehouse at Chelsea”.mems

All attendees had a great time socializing with their peers and enjoying the Craft beer, Pizza and Cookies.

The AFSA Virginia Chapter would like to thank our guests and members for their attendance and National AFSA for their support.

Please join the AFSA Virginia chapter on October 3, 2017 for the AFSA/Burn Survivors Foundation Trade Show and then on October 4, 2017 the 24th Annual Burn Survivors Golf Tournament.

2018 Meeting Schedule

FEB 6TH Richmond Four Points by Sheraton
MAR 20/27TH Richmond Henrico Training Facility
APR 3RD Richmond Four Points by Sheraton
JUN 5TH Fredricksburg TBD
OCT 16TH Richmond TBA
GOLF 17TH Williamsburg Wmsbrg. Natl. Golf Club
NOV 13TH Richmond O'Tooles

AFSA Convevtion SEP 30 thru OCT 3 in Washington DC @ The Gaylord 


Burn Survivors Foundation Donations

 burn survivors foundation

PayPal Donations

2018 Golf Committee Meeting Dates & Locations

JAN 9TH 10:00 AM call conference call will be confirmed later
FEB 6TH 3:00 PM Richmond Four Points by Sheraton After Regular Meeting
MAR 13TH 10:00 AM call conference call will be confirmed later
APR 4TH 3:00 PM Richmond Four Points  by Sheraton After Regular Meeting
JUN 12TH 10:00 AM Richmond O'Tooles Rest. Separate meeting
JUL 17TH 10:00 AM Richmond O'Tooles Rest. Separate meeting
AUG 21ST 10:00 AM Richmond Eagle Fire Separate meeting
SEP 11TH 10:00 AM Richmond O'Tooles Rest. Separate meeting
OCT 8TH 10:00 AM call phone Conference Call
OCT 15TH 4:00 PM VSC Richmond Goody Bag Fill
OCT 17TH 9:00 AM Williamsburg Wmsbrg Natl. Golf Club Golf Tourney


2018 Vendor Programs

Madison Parsons Globe Fire FEB 6
Don Gore Ferguson Fire APR 3
Josh Schapiro Reliable Automatic Sprinkler JUN 5
Woody Witzak Victaulic OCT 16
Ben Johnson Viking Supply NOV 13



2018 Meeting Programs

Presentor Representing Date
Billy Marshall Service trade FEB 6
Money for nothing: earn more pay for less work  
Martin orkman Viking Supply APR 3
Foam water sprinkler systems ; Nfpa 16 becomes part of nfpa 11  
Anthony Spencer Lubrizol JUN 5
Plastic issues    
Frank Mortil National AFSA OCT 16
Bradley Elliot National AFSA  
National AFSA update AFSA safety portal product catalog itm program
Matt Klau NFPA National NOV 13
NFPA #13 2016 edition