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Knopp is a woman in a man’s world

May 19, 2014

O-N-E PHOTO BY Seth mabry

There are not too many women in the firefighting profession these days.

“I am the only female on Conover Fire Department,” said Tina Knopp.

Knopp is currently a volunteer fire fighter for the CFD. Though she has her E.M.T., Knopp explains why she wanted to be a fire fighter.

To read more of this story, pick up the weekend print edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

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