About us

Who we are

Peachtree City Volunteer Firefighter's Association is a self-regulating, financially autonomous, community service organization. The primary purposes are:

  • to provide quality volunteer personnel to serve as members of the Peachtree City Fire & Rescue Department (PCFD)
  • support improved community life safety through fundraising
  • to assist in providing and maintaining professional education, training, and equipment for PCVFA members and the PCFD
  • to participate in activities which enhance food public relations and
  • to promote public safety through awareness and education programs

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Board Of Directors


Tina Bates

Tina has been with the Peachtree City Volunteer Firefighters' Association since September 2008. She has been a certified EMT since 2001 and became a Fire Officer in 2015. Between 2010 and 2014, Tina represented EMS Services on the Board of Directors. Tina Bates is a certified Fire Inspector, EMS Instructor, and Basic Life Support Instructor.

Honors & Awards

•Board President: 2015, 2016, 2017
•Volunteer Officer of the Year: 2016, 2017
•Volunteer EMS Provider of the Year: 2010


Vice President

Jim Houghton


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Bryan Connerat


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Brendan Shaner

Brendan Shaner is a Nationally Certified Firefighter and EMT who has been involved with the Peachtree City Volunteer Firefighters Association since 2015. Firefighter Shaner is a full-time 4th Grade teacher at Eastside Elementary in Senoia. He resides in Newnan with his wife and three boys. 

Honors & Awards

  • PCVFA Secretary: 2017


Michael Peckett

Michael Peckett has been a volunteer firefighter since 1991. He had spent 20 years serving the Long Island Fire Service in New York. In 2010 the Peckett family moved to Peachtree City, volunteering with the PCVFA. Peckett was hired full-time to Peachtree City Fire & Rescue in 2012. He has been active in the community with Peckett and Sons Pressure Washing services for the past 5 years. Michael has been married 20 years and has three sons.

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Karen Corsetti

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Gary Meyer


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