​Amber Leizear         



Term: 4 years from July 1, 2017
College Park, Maryland

Amber Leizear started her volunteer firefighting career in 1999 at the Brentwood Volunteer Fire Department in Brentwood Maryland where she is a 4th generation firefighter. She previously worked in the Institute Development Section and Field Programs Section of the Maryland Fire Rescue Institute. While at MFRI, she developed several programs in all disciplines to include Firefighter 2, Structural Collapse and most recently EMT. Amber currently holds her MICRB Certification for Instructor, Evaluator and Instructor Trainer. Her true passion is educational methodology for instructors. She is a member of the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department in Prince George’s County, Maryland. She currently is a Program Manager II for Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service managing all fire, rescue, hazmat and management programs. Amber is also a member of the MSFA Training Committee, MSFA Safety Committee, and serves as the Deputy Director for the Maryland Chapter of the Firefighter Cancer Support Network. Amber graduated from UMBC with her Bachelor’s in Music Education and Master’s degree in Instructional Systems Development. Ms. Leizear represents volunteer emergency services personnel.