Member Spotlight: Lena Kelbie
This months member spotlight is FF/EMT Lena Kelbie!
Lena is originally from Davie, FL and upon moving to the area joined Deep Gap Fire in 2019. Since then, Lena became a NC EMT-Basic and is currently enrolled in the Paramedic class.
Lena has taken numerous firefighter certification classes and once she is done with the paramedic class, she hopes to go to the Fire Academy to finish her Firefighter certification. After that, Lena hopes to become a Full Time Firefighter/Paramedic in the area!
Recently, Lena left her job at an area bank to fulfill her passion of working as an EMT. She now works for both Watauga Medics & Ashe Medics.
Lena recently managed all patient care at a MVA w/ rollover on Wildcat Road and did a fantastic job! We are very proud to have Lena as apart of our team and excited to have her grow with us!