About Us

We are Survive First

At Survive First, our staff is comprised of a passionate and dedicated team ready to assist any first responder or family member in need.  We take great pride in the work we do together for the mission of our organization, to bring only the best education and resources to the first responder community. 

Together we make a difference.  Together we save lives.

Our Programs

Whether you, or someone you love needs assistance, our programs can help.

Our Team

Doug Monda, Founder / President

Doug Monda

President, Co-Founder, & Chairman of the Board
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Karen Monda

Executive Director & Co-Founder
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Chris Hattway

Director of Communications

Amber Peacock

Event / Volunteer Coordinator
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Kathleen Myre

Secretary / Certified Recovery Peer Specialist

All inquiries will be responded to within 24-48 hours. If you are in crisis and need immediate assistance, please consider using one of the following resources:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
    1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Copline:
  • Emergencies:

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