FIRE CHIEF magazine's annual "Fire Chief of the Year Awards" honor longtime dedication and leadership in the fire and emergency services. The awards are sponsored by Pierce Manufacturing and are presented at Fire-Rescue International.
- Fire Chief of the Year main page
- Nomination Information
- Nominating Organizations
- Award-Winner Archive
2013 Chiefs of the Year
Chief Randy Mirowski
Loveland (Colo.) Fire Rescue Authority
Leading by example helped 2013 Career Chief of the Year Randy Mirowski improve internal policies and repair relationships with regional partners.
Chief Freddy L. Johnson Sr.
Stoney Park Volunteer Volunteer Fire Department, Fayetteville, N.C.
With backgrounds in fire, law enforcement and the military, 2013 Volunteer Chief of the Year Freddy Johnson Sr. knows the importance of a dynamic approach.
Chief Kelvin Cochran
Atlanta Fire Rescue
Chief Jona Olsson
Latir Volunteer Fire Department in Questa, N.M.
Chief Debra Amesqua
Madison (Wis.) Fire Department
Chief Robert Perry
Union Fire District in Peace Dale, R.I.
Chief Tom Carr
Charleston (S.C.) Fire Department
Chief Tim Wall
North Farms Volunteer Fire Department in Wallingford, Conn.
Chief Randy Bruegman
Fresno (Calif.) Fire Department
Chief James Seavey
Cabin John Park (Md.) Volunteer Fire Department