Jesse Ybarra is currently the Program Manager at F.I.R.S.T., the premier organization and recognized global leader in incident response. He is also a Consultant/ Senior Instructor at Smith’s Detection in Danbury, CT. In addition, he is the Hazmat Manager for Texas Task Force 1 - USAR Team. Educated at the University of Houston with a degree in Fire Technology and Industrial Safety, Jesse has had many significant past positions.
These include offering hazmat consultation/Special Operations at Signature Science, LLC and as an Engineer/Operator/Hazmat Technician at the Houston Fire Department.