Volunteer Officers

Volunteer Officers

Are typically Lieutenant and Captain ranked personnel who provide front line supervision of fire department members. They are responsible for the enforcement of District policy and work with Chief Officers in the delivery of training and identification of Departmental needs.

Captain Eric Abramson

Abramson’s interest in emergency services began with his involvement in New Hampshire's Appalachian Mountain Club's Search and Rescue program. He has served with Nederland Fire since 1997. Abramson attended Avista Hospital's EMT program in 2002, and attended the Boulder County Structure Fire Academy in 2003. He has worked as a wildland fire engine crew member with the United States Forest Service and is a former Ski Patrol Dispatcher and Patroller with the Eldora Ski Area. Abramson received a Bachelor’s of Art in Journalism with a focus on Broadcast Television  from The University of Colorado and currently earns his living as Director/Cameraman. Capt. Abramson has a broad background in structure and wildland fire, rescue and EMS. He is dedicated to protecting the environment and serving the community of Nederland.