One of the newest firefighters in the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department is a former teacher who’s won many beauty pageants over the past 15 years. “It was always the second dream,” Jordyn Goddard said. “I always had two dream jobs; I just happened to pursue one first.” Goddard, 28, was a school teacher in Prince George’s County. Her…
One of the new firefighter recruits in Fairfax County says it’s a job she’s been training for her whole life. Northern Virginia Bureau Reporter Drew Wilder introduces one of the county’s newest firefighters who took a unique path to the front lines.