Larry Braswell was born on December 7, 1959 in Zweibruken Germany where his father was stationed while serving in the Air Force. He is the oldest of 6 children and graduated from Bowie High School in Bowie, MD in 1978.
He recently retired from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department after 28 years of service and before that he worked at Ft. Belvoir in the fire department for 4 years.
Larry has been happily married to his wife Ellen for 37 years and they have 4 great children (3 sons and a daughter) and 2 beautiful granddaughters.
He started with the PHWFF La Plata Program in February 2018 and became the Program Lead shortly after. Since then, Larry has become the Regional Coordinator for the PHWFF National Capital Region.
“Though I am not a veteran, PHWFF allows me to give back to the men and women who have served our country and who have sacrificed so much.” – National Capital Regional Coordinator, Larry Braswell