Janet Onim, 38, is the first woman to graduate as a class captain from the Tarrant County College Fire Service Training Center. She leads Day Class # 65, which graduates April 27. She was selected class captain in January, according to a news release issued by the college district.
As class captain, Onim supervised lieutenants who direct the engine crews, coordinated class activities with school staff and served as a liaison to between students and course coordinators.
Some 1,650 students have graduated TCC's fire service training program since it began in 1989.