Deputy Chief Sean Valovanie has been with Tilton-Northfield Fire & EMS since 2006 and was promoted to Deputy Chief in September 2022. Among his other duties as Deputy Chief, he is charge of Fire Prevention. Deputy Valovanie holds an AS in Fire Science, an AS in Nursing and is certified as a Registered Nurse. He is also certified as a Firefighter III, Advanced EMT, Fire Officer I & II, Fire Inspector I, Rescue Systems I, Trench Rescue, Child Passenger Safety Technician and Fire & Emergency Services Instructor I. In 2008 Deputy Valovanie was the recipient of the Fire-Mark Award. Prior to being employed with Tilton-Northfield Fire & EMS Deputy Valovanie served as a call member on Gilford Fire Rescue and in the United States Navy, aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt.