Member Spotlight: Matthew Sweigert
Today’s personnel spotlight is Matthew Sweigert. Matt has been around the fire house since the day he was born. Officially, Matt started as a Jr. Firefighter in 2011, and became a member in 2015. Through the years, Matt has acquired his Advanced EMT and FF certifications.
Matt has followed in the footsteps of several family members, his grandfather was one of the first certified EMT’s in Wayne Country and his father is the current Fire Chief of Rittman Fire Dept.
Matt is very knowledgeable in computers and technology. Full time he works as an IT consultant. In Matt’s spare time he enjoys playing video games and likes to live stream for other gamers to enjoy and learn new tactics.
Rain or shine, you can find Matt near the grill or smoker, whipping up something delicious for himself and family to enjoy. In the summer, you can always find him wearing khaki shorts and a summer button up shirt.
Matt’s favorite part of being a part of the fire department is the fellowship and camaraderie. While on duty, Matt enjoys operating water supply and driving trucks.
Matthew and his team members pride themselves on the quality of care they provide for their patients. Join them at Rittman Fire and Rescue!https://www.rittmanfire.com/join/