Volunteer Chief of the Year nominees
- 2013 Volunteer Chief of the Year Freddy L. Johnson Sr. Allegretti, Lisa // Fire Chief Expert Blog;10/ 4/2013, p12
The article announces the Freddy L. Johnson Jr. of the Lake Rim Volunteer Fire Department in Fayetteville, North Carolina is "Fire Chief" magazine's 2013 Volunteer Chief for the Year honoree.
- FIRE CHIEF: Opens Chief of the Year Noms. // Fire Chief;May2009, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p11
The article focuses on the call of Fire Chief magazine for nominations for its annual Fire Chief of the Year Awards sponsored by Pierce Manufacturing Inc. in Ipswich, Massachusetts. It notes that the annual awards would recognize the volunteer fire chief and career fire chiefs, which was...
- Untitled. // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);1/24/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p10
A photograph is presented among the recipients of plaques of appreciation , including Roger Hagar, Justin Alexander, and Randy Shaw of the Hedley Volunteer Fire Department.
- NVFC announces deadlines for applications for awards. // Fire Engineering;Jun98, Vol. 151 Issue 6, p40
Announces the July 1, 1998 deadline for filing applications for the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) `Firefighter of the Year Award' and Marc Mueller Award of Excellence. Significance of the award; Contact information.
- NVFC cites Volgtance as `hero of prevention'. // Fire Engineering;Mar1997, Vol. 150 Issue 3, p38
Focuses on the selection of Bob Volgtance as the 1996 recipient of the Marc Mueller Award of Excellence cosponsored by the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) and Master Protection Corporation to attract well-deserved attention to the heroes of prevention. Achievements by Volgtance; Career...
- Regional Meetings. Zikmund, Nyle // Minnesota Fire Chief;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p24
The article provides information on issues related to the regional meetings of the Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association (MSFCA). According to the author, the invitation of legislators in the association's past regional meetings has played a key role in advocating for the standings of fire...
- 2012 Volunteer Chief of the Year: Jona Olsson. Roberts, Mary Rose // Fire Chief Expert Blog;8/12/2012, p1
The article cites Jona Olsson who was named as the 2012 Volunteer Chief of the Year. Olsson has worked as fire chief at the Latir Fire Department in New Mexico. It notes that one of the most important skills for leaders to develop a successful department is to lead with integrity by holding...
- Concerns abound over treatment of volunteer firefighters under Obamacare. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;9/22/2013, p2
The article discusses the concerns raised by the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) concerning the effects of health care reform on volunteer firefighters in the U.S. in 2013. It states that the reform will not cover some of the fire agencies as the number of their staff is below...
- NVFC backs volunteer-oriented legislation. // Fire Engineering;Aug95, Vol. 148 Issue 8, p37
Reports that the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) has announced its support for the Service Award Tax bill. Purpose of the bill; NVFC and Volunteer Section of the International Association of Fire Chiefs' support to the Volunteer Firefighter and Rescue Squad Worker Protection Act.