Say a big hello to VHFD’s newest firefighter, Valerie George. Valerie grew up in Hoover and then went to the University of Montevallo to play soccer. She has a Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology/ Exercise Science. She began volunteering recently with the Rocky Ridge Fire Department while being employed at United Ability assisting the OT/ PT needs of individuals with disabilities. She will be attending Firefighter Recruit School in September in Mountain Brook. She will be stationed at Station 1 on C-Shift. Welcome aboard. .