Coroner Brad B. Targhetta, FABMDI, CFSP
Macoupin Chief Deputy Coroner since 1980 - appointed Coroner August 15, 2009

State Mandated Coroner Training Class

Fellow - American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators (FABMDI)
            (There are only 10 Coroners in Illinois with this level of certification and
               there are less than 900 Coroners in the World with this level of certification)

Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team (DMORT)
                Deputy Commander of DMORT Region V
                  (This Federal Response team assists Coroner/Medical Examiners in mass
                   fatality incidents, when requested)
                  Note: Brad was deployed to numerous airline crashes, cemetery floods and to New                 
                             York for 9/11

Member of the Brighton Betsey Ann Fire Protection District  1979-2001
            Chief of the Department 1996-2001       

Certified Funeral Service Practitioner (CFSP)

Degrees:          
            Associates in Applied Science – Law Enforcement
            Associates in Applied Science – Fire Science
            Associates in Applied Science – Funeral Service
            Bachelors of Arts – Mortuary Management

Illinois State Fire Certifications:
            Firefighter III, Instructor II, Fire Apparatus Engineer, Emergency Rescue Technician, &
             Fire Officer I