Pennsylvania's Second Lady is training to become a volunteer firefighter
Giselle Fetterman, whose husband is Senator-Elect John Fetterman, says she is excited and ready to learn
By Kerri Hatt
PITTSBURGH — Gisele Fetterman, Pennsylvania's Second Lady, is training to become a volunteer firefighter in Braddock, Pennsylvania, CBS Pittsburgh reported.
Fetterman posted photos on social media of her gear at Rivers Edge 113 Volunteer Fire Department.
Say hello to Rivers Edge 113 newest member ❤️🚒 (still lots of work ahead but excited and ready to learn) pic.twitter.com/JEM7kVJtju— Gisele Barreto Fetterman (@giselefetterman) December 14, 2022
According to its Facebook page, the Braddock VFD has about 25 members and operates 2 engines, an aerial, a rescue apparatus, and a river rescue boat. The department responds to about 350 calls per year.
Fetterman says she still has lots of work ahead but is excited and ready to learn.
Her husband, Senator-Elect John Fetterman, posted he is proud of Gisele, adding, “Volunteer fire departments are so important to communities across Pennsylvania.”