Battalion Chiefs

ADMINISTRATIVE BATTALION CHIEFS

The administrative battalion chief works a Monday through Friday schedule and provides highly responsible and technical assistance to command staff. The admin BC is assigned management of specific divisions, programs and/or administrative duties, as designated by the fire chief.

Battalion Chief Chad Crouse

Battalion Chief Chad Crouse

Battalion Chief Dane Vachon

Battalion Chief Dane Vachon 

OPERATIONS BATTALION CHIEFS

The operations battalion chief works a 24-hour shift schedule. They oversee the operations, personnel, and stations in their zone during their respective shifts. 

Battalion Chief 2 

BC2 is housed at fire station 16 in the southwest quadrant of the county and is responsible for the operations of stations 10,13,14,16,17 and the Field Training Officer in zone 2 (FTO2).  Battalion Chief 2 responds to all major incidents in the western area of the county, which includes; Tradition Medical Center (TMC) and the biotech corridor, emergency room at Darwin Square, Martin Memorial Medical Center, Brennity Assisted Living complex, two residential airparks, and two water treatment plants.

Battalion Chief Chris jones
Battalion Chief James Trefelner
Battalion Chief William Garrigan
Battalion Chief Chris Jones
A Shift 
Battalion Chief James Trefelner
B Shift 
Battalion Chief William Garrigan
C Shift 

Battalion Chief 3  

BC3 is housed at fire station 3, on Ravenswood Lane near Sportsman Park and is responsible for the operations of stations 3,5,8,12 and the Field Training Officer in zone 3 (FTO3). BC3 responds to all major incidents in the southeast area of the county, which includes the St. Lucie Medical Center (SLMC), the City Center complex, the Port St. Lucie City Hall, the Port St. Lucie Police Department complex, the St. Lucie Nuclear Plant and the Saint Lucie River with its many tributaries.

Battalion Chief Michael Leisen
Battalion Chief Dan Mikels
Battalion Chief Warren Millard

Battalion Chief Mike Leisen
A Shift 

Battalion Chief Dan Mikels
Shift 

Battalion Chief Warren Millard
C Shift 

Battalion Chief 4

BC4 is housed at fire station 4, adjacent to the Treasure Coast International Airport and is responsible for the operations of stations 2,4,7,9,15 and Air Rescue. BC4 responds to all major incidents in the northern end of the county, including: the airport, several industrial parks, the port of Fort Pierce, the county, state and federal courthouses and Harbor Branch. In addition, BC4 is responsible for all shift training, and paramedic apprenticeship program.

Battalion Chief Aaron Shaw
Battalion Chief Mark Wilson
Battalion Chief Ryan Salomon
Battalion Chief Aaron Shaw
A Shift
Battalion Chief Mark Wilson
B Shift
Battalion Chief Ryan Salomon
C Shift