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William Coker is the founder of First Responder Families. He worked as a first responder for more than 23 years, and now he is working with patients in need of therapy or counseling for over a year.

He has first-hand experience in providing counseling services and can sympathize with clients. He is knowledgeable, trained, and a caring professional.


William (Will) H. Coker IV was born in Denver, Colorado. Graduated from Gateway High school in Aurora, Colorado. He attended Metropolitan State College of Denver and graduated with a B.A. in Communication in 1997. Shortly after graduating, he was compelled to head west as a young man and moved to Oregon in the fall of 1997. He was hired as a Professional Firefighter with Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue on February 1, 1999. Becoming the first African American Firefighter in Washington County. As a professional firefighter/paramedic, he has worked in EMS for over 23 years and counting. Personally, he has responded to hundreds of calls and has helped heal and care for countless lives.

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