''Leading by example is important,'' and Chris Linkletter has done that throughout her career

By: Start TV Staff     Posted: February 22, 2019, 10:14AM

The first woman to ever be appointed to the position of Section Chief in the Lifeguard Division of the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Chris Linkletter still trains with and works alongside her team of lifeguards to help prepare them for emergencies on the L.A. County coastline.

Watch Chris Linkletter discuss the complexity of her role as a leader of lifeguards:

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MichaelMcIlroy 25 days ago
I worked my entire 34 year career with Section Chief Linkletter. Regardless of gender, there is not a better lifeguard or supervisor in the department. She gets my vote to be the next Chief Lifeguard.
Mike McIlroy
Lifeguard Captain retired
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