James Sellers

James Sellers

Lieutenant; New Braunfels FD

James Sellers is currently a Lieutenant with the New Braunfels Fire Department in New Braunfels Texas. He serves in the operations division and is assigned to Special Operations Station #1. Lt. Sellers has been in public safety for 25 years. He is a Master Firefighter, Master Peace Officer and Paramedic. He is an adjunct instructor with the ALERRT Program delivering curriculum that is focused on responding to active threats and integrating law enforcement with fire and EMS to provide for better outcomes after acts of mass violence. Lt. Sellers is the chair for the Comal County Active Threat Committee which focuses on better preparing the community through working with all partners private and public to be better prepared to respond. Lt. Sellers also serves as the vice-chair for the Alamo Area Council of Governments steering committee for active threats. As well as helping coordinate better responses within the 22 county region of the Southwest Texas Regional Advisory Council (STRAC).

James Sellers

Breakout Session

Community Approach to Prevention, Response, and Resiliency to Acts of Mass Violence