Scott is a 19 year veteran with the City of Wichita Fire Department currently assigned to Truck Company 2 on the city’s south side. Prior to promotion he was assigned to the city’s Rescue Company and is a Rescue Technician/Manager with KSTF-5 regional USAR team. He is a department instructor/coordinator in Truck Company operations and coauthored the departments current SOP’s for Truck Company Operations. Lieutenant Kleinschmidt is an adjunct instructor to the departments training division providing recruit instruction and hands on training to suppression companies throughout the city. He provides lecture and hands on training in Truck Company, Rescue Company, and reduced staffed fire ground operations at the local, state, and national level. Lieutenant Kleinschmidt is a past FDIC presenter and contributing author to Fire Engineering magazine.