Deputy Chief

Marti Newport
Deputy Chief Marti Newport was hired by the Fire District in 1994. Her education includes a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Nova Southeastern University, a Master's Degree in Business Administration from Columbia Southern University, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Management from Warner Southern College. In addition, she has an Associate of Arts Degree and Associate in Science Degrees in Emergency Medical Services and Fire Science Technology, all from Indian River State College. Chief Newport was awarded both Chief Fire Officer and Chief Training Officer Designations from the Center of Public Safety Excellence. She is a student of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program and is a State of Florida Fire Service Instructor III and Fire Officer I.  

Chief Newport is the Administrative Deputy Chief responsible for Human Resources, Information Technologies, Management Information Systems, Fleet Maintenance, Emergency Management, Inter-governmental Relations, and Grant Management. Chief Newport is also the Accreditation Manager for the Fire District’s internal review process with the Center for Public Safety Excellence.

April Maya
Administrative Assistant
5160 N. Milner Drive
Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
Phone: (772) 621-3339
Fax: (772) 621-3599