LCdr (ret) Tim McDermott retired from the Navy in 2015 after 35 years’ service in the Naval Reserve and Regular Force. In his final posting at Joint Task Force Atlantic Headquarters, An instructor on emergency management, McDermott led military liaison officers in the four Atlantic Provincial Emergency Management Offices. He served as a Volunteer Firefighter, Medical First Responder, and as a member of the RCMP Police Advisory Board.
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