DATE: March 22, 2021
CONTACT: Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer
Telephone: (229) 671-2400
Bailey Holt Named Firefighter of the Year
The Exchange Club of Valdosta has named Lowndes County Fire Rescue Firefighter Bailey Holt Firefighter of the Year. Holt began her career with Lowndes County Fire Recuse in March of 2019 as firefighter 1 and 2, has been a relief driver and also serves as an EMT for South Georgia Medical Center (SGMC).
“I am beyond honored to have been nominated and receive this award,” said Lowndes County Fire Rescue Firefighter Bailey Holt. “The most rewarding part of my job is helping people on their worst days”.
Prior to coming to Lowndes County, Holt spent over 7 years in the United States Air Force in the medical field and is currently in the Air Force reserves. Holt is a state certified Firefighter and an EMT-Basic.
Bailey is a well-respected, hardworking member of the department who always goes the extra mile to make sure she and her crew are prepared to deal with whatever emergency may come their way,” said Lowndes County Fire Chief Lloyd Green.
“Holt is a tremendous asset to our Fire Department and the citizens of Lowndes County,” said Lowndes County Manager, Paige Dukes. “Her commitment, dedication, and knowledge are some of the many reasons she received this prestigious award. We are proud she’s on our team”.
For more information on Lowndes County Fire Rescue, visit www.lowndescounty.com.
Picture 1: Left to Right: Tommy Crump, Lowndes County Fire Rescue Sergeant, Lloyd Green, Lowndes County Fire Chief, Bailey Holt, Lowndes County Firefighter