Brian Bastinelli

Brian has been involved in emergency services for the last 27 years and has experience as both a volunteer and a career firefighter and fire officer. 

He's been with the Harrisburg Bureau of Fire for 20 years where spent 8 years assigned to and engine company and 8 years on a truck company before his promotion to Lieutenant. He served 4 years as a lieutenant at Squad 8.

Currently Brian is a Captain at Tower 2 in the Uptown district of the city on the A Battalion.

Brian is a Pennsylvania State Fire Instructor and operates The A Battalion Facebook page, a forum created for firefighters to discuss and share lessons from the streets.