For Immediate Release: Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Announces 2014-15 Board of Directors, Executive Committee and President

May 7, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  ONTARIO ASSOCIATION OF FIRE CHIEFS ANNOUNCES THEIR 2014-15 BOARD OF DIRECTORS, EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AND PRESIDENT
 
AJAX – At our annual conference, the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) elected their 2014-15 Board of Directors, Executive Committee and President.
 
President – Deputy Chief Matt Pegg, Toronto Fire Services
First Vice President - Chief Stephen Hernen, Huntsville Fire Department
Second Vice President - Assistant Chief Rick Arnel, Chatham-Kent Fire Department
Third Vice President – Chief Chris Harrow, Minto Fire Department
Treasurer – Chief Warren Brinkman, Kenora Fire and Emergency Services
Past President – Chief Kevin Foster, Midland Fire Department
 
Directors
 
Chief Terry Gervais, Greater Napanee Fire Services
Chief John Hay, Thunder Bay Fire Rescue
Deputy Chief Debbie Higgins, Toronto Fire Services
Chief Jeff McCormick, Brantford Fire Department
Chief Mark Mehlenbacher, St. Catharines Fire Department
Chief Mike Molloy, Meaford & District Fire Department
Chief Ghislain Pigeon, Hawkesbury Fire Department
 
The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs represents the chief fire officers of the 457 municipal fire departments in the province of Ontario. These chief officers are ultimately responsible, by statute, for the management and delivery of fire, rescue, and emergency response to the thirteen million residents of Ontario.
 
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Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs
 
For more information, please contact:
 
Richard Boyes
Executive Director
Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs
905-426-9865