Robert Greif is a 48-year-old firefighter from Wickliff, KY. He graduated from Heath High School in 1989. He then attended West Kentucky Technical College and National Fire Academy. He has 26 years' experience in the fire service. Since 2001, he has been employed at Jackson Fire Rescue where he holds the rank of Captain/EMT. Additionally, he is a Kentucky State Fire Rescue Instructor since 2008 and a Fire Fighter Instructor 2 for Kentucky and Missouri. He is an active member of the Region E Homeland Security Response Team and holds technician certifications in Hazmat, Rope Rescue, Swift Water, and Ice Rescue.