Tannis B. Bio

Tannis B. is a volunteer firefighter and search and rescue searcher, manager, and drone operator. Tannis has been involved in emergency services for 7 years. Tannis has experience in crisis intervention and psychological first aid and became trained in CISM peer support through the ACIPN in 2018. Tannis has experience in coordinating and facilitating peer support interventions for both group and individuals within her organization as well as mutual aid for other departments and organization in need of support. Tannis has been instrumental in promoting peer support for volunteer firefighters and search and rescue personnel. Her expertise and experience on the council helps to inform emerging trends and issues surrounding the mental health and wellbeing of first responders in her region.