Salem, Oregon (Jan. 4, 2017), Alex Rhoten, Principal Broker at Coldwell Banker Commercial (CBC) Mountain West Real Estate was elected as president of Salem Fire Foundation (SFF). Rhoten previously served as Vice President and on the fundraising team for the SFF. In two years, the nonprofit placed over 100 automatic external defibrillators in Salem police vehicles and around the Salem community as well as teaching thousands of eighth-graders CPR/AED skills.
Rhoten is one of CBC’s Top Two, a designation that is reserved for the elite top two percent of producers from among the almost 2,800 CBC sales professionals worldwide and is a member of the CBC National Gold Circle of Distinction for top ranking producers along with being the #1 Sales Professional in Oregon and #1 Office in Oregon.
Cardiologist, Kirk Walker, M.D., FACC, FSCAI was elected as Vice President.
The Salem Fire Foundation (SFF) is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) dedicated to assisting the Salem Fire Department achieve its core mission of saving lives through the funding of the following programs: Community Outreach and Engagement in CPR and AED Training, Employee Recognition and Development, Fire Prevention and Risk Awareness, Service Enhancements, Assistance for Injured Firefighters and their Families, and Special Projects. www.SalemFireFoundation.org.