More then firefighters
More then firefighters
We are here in your time of greatest need.
Serving Palm Beach County
Serving Palm Beach County
Providing leadership to the greatest fire departments in the country.
Our Goal Is Unity
Our Goal Is Unity
The fire chief's association strives to unify all participating departments.

DOCUMENTS

Through a collaborative effort of all participating Fire Departments, a library of documents is made available for the betterment of you department or community. Fell free to download and utilize this documents as a resource.

SCHOLARSHIPS

The Fire Chief's Association is proud to offer an annual Fire Academy scholarship. Applications are accepted starting in February of every year with a deadline of April 2nd. All applications are reviewed and an applicant interview will be scheduled. This scholarship is intended to provide an opportunity for a deserving student to reach their potential as a Fire Fighters.

REGIONAL SOGs

In an effort to unified multi-agency responses and to better serve the community, the Fire Chief's Association of Palm Beach County provides a set of regional tactical Standard Operating Procedures. With the joint implementation of these SOP's neighboring departments will be able to better interact with one another and provide a cohesive level of service to the surrounding community.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

PRESIDENT

1ST VICE PRESIDENT

2ND VICE PRESIDENT

Chief Diana Matty

Chief Diana Matty

Fire Chief

TREASURER

Chief Reginald Duren

Chief Reginald Duren

Fire Chief

SECRETARY

Chief Doug McGlynn

Deputy Chief of Operations

EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS

Chief J.D. Armstrong

Chief J.D. Armstrong

Fire Chief

Chief Darrel Donatto

Chief Darrel Donatto

Fire Chief

Chief Mark Pure

Chief Mark Pure

Fire Chief

Chief Trevor Steedman

Chief Trevor Steedman

Fire Chief

Chief Carlos Valle

Chief Carlos Valle

Fire Chief

Palm Beach County Fire Chief's Job Fair

April 29th Starting at 10:00am

Latest News

Latest news and press releases provided by the International Association of Fire Chiefs. All content owned by IAFC.

Don’t Fall Victim to Carbon Monoxide, the “Invisible Killer”

In the news: Too often incidents such as this do not end well. Anna Faris, family 'lucky to be alive' following carbon monoxide incident                   &...

Cardiac Incident? Share Your Story and Save Others

In February 2020, Chief Gary Ludwig, IAFC president and chairman of the board, will launch his presidential initiative, If You Don't Feel Well, Don't Make it Your Farewell, which endeavors to reduce the number of firefighter cardiac deaths in the fire...

Recruitment and Retention, Not Just a Volunteer Challenge

The challenges with recruiting and retaining firefighters are not limited to volunteer departments. What can you do to attract and retain qualified firefighters? The IAFC's iCHIEFs podcast tackles this issue in Episode 7. Listen as Chad Dear...