Tom Eades, BA, EMT came to San Juan Island in 1988, to answer a job opening in Dispatch at the Sheriff’s Office. Besides an accomplished EMT, Tom also serves as Lieutenant for San Juan Island Fire.
A native of Oak Harbor, he grew up in Renton and spent four years in Pullman at Washington State University, where he graduated with Bachelor of Arts in Communications in 1983.
Tom’s been an EMT since 1990. His passion is flying: since obtaining his Private Pilot Certificate in 2004, he has logged over 500 hours of time in the air, receiving his Instrument Rating in 2005.