2019 Governor’s EMS Award Winner - Byron Andrews
By Lieutenant Scott Maurice
November 12, 2019

Congratulations to our 2019 Governor’s EMS Award winner!

Governor’s Award for Excellence in EMS – Byron F. Andrews, III, Deputy Chief Alexandria Fire Department and Chief (Emeritus) Sterling Volunteer Rescue Squad

On the evening of 9 November 2019, Chief Byron Andrews was presented with this prestigious award in recognition of his over 40 years of excellence and service to the Commonwealth of Virginia in the field of EMS. Sterling Rescue owes its success and excellent reputation in large part to the dedication and leadership of Chief Andrews!

Chief Andrews has represented both of his agencies at the state, local, and national levels serving in elected and appointed positions on committees that advise and influence agency and government leaders in Fire and EMS standards.

Congratulations to Chief Andrews on this significant achievement!