|Josh Bird and wife Lindsay|
Josh Bird has been with the East St. Louis Fire District for 8 years. Bird started his career as a volunteer fireman. He is married to wife Lindsay and has two children. In fact, Bird's wife entered him as a joke at first, but Josh was the clear front-runner from the beginning of the contest.
Josh will be sitting with Bud and Broadway, Mason and Remy and the entire Home Team in the VIP Suite at the upcoming 2018 Jinglefest Concert, taking place on December 8th at The Family Arena.
The “Hottest Firefighter” Search by New Country 92.3 heightened listener awareness of National Fire Prevention Month during October 2018.