Brian Kane was born and raised in Renton, Washington, and began his journey in fire and life safety in 1982 with Seattle’s Fire Explorer program. In 1986 he began volunteering with King County Fire District No. 40 in Renton, in 1989 he worked for the Boeing Fire Department, finally in 1992 he was hired by District No. 40 in Renton, where he is currently assigned to Station 17 in Fairwood.
As a 30 year veteran in the fire service, Brian enjoys teaching classes on first aid/CPR, CERT, and firefighter burn injury prevention. He is an active advisor for the Fire Explorer program, and has volunteered with the Washington State Council of Firefighters Burn Foundation since its inception.