Legacy of service
- Dennis Compton named Mason Lankford winner. // Fire Chief;May2003, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p13
Reports that fire chief Dennis Compton has received the 2003 Congressional Fire Services Institute/Motorola Mason Lankford fire service leadership award. Compton's career profile.
- FRI Preview: A Model for Fire Officer Accountability. Compton, Dennis // Fire Chief Expert Blog;7/ 5/2012, p2
The article offers information on the presentation of Mesa, Arizona fire chief Dennis Compton at Fire-Rescue International (FRI) on August 2, 2012. The session entitled "A Model for Fire Officer Accountability," it says, will identify strategies for enhancing accountability while exploring...
- MSFCA Conference Workshops. // Minnesota Fire Chief;2005 Directory, p6
Highlights the Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association Conference Workshops to be held from October 20 to 21, 2005. Pre-conference programs scheduled for the event; Involvement of deputy chief John Hinton from the Phoenix Fire Department in Arizona in the event; Topic to be presented by fire...
- The leader's vision must be accurate. Buckman, John // Fire Engineering;Jan2000, Vol. 153 Issue 1, p115
Presents leadership lessons for fire department chiefs in the United States. Mobilizing people; Listening skills; Reasons for disliking leaders; Includes members' tendency to remain in their comfort zones; People who lead without authority; Leaders' need to separate their role from their self.
- Today's fire chiefs must put in more than time. Chiaramonte, Mike // Fire Chief;Jan2003, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p38
Looks on factors for the success of fire chiefs in the U.S. Leadership skills; Public relations; Flexibility.
- Fire Chief of the Year. Johnson, Delanda S. // Malakoff News (TX);9/7/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 36, p1A
The article announces that Michael Varney was given the Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year Award and Russell Tarver was given the Career Fire Chief of the Year Award from Pierce Manufacturing, sponsor of the 2007 Fire Chief of the Year Awards in Texas.
- PEOPLE NEWS. // Fire Chief;May2003, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p14
Presents news briefs concerning fire chiefs in the U.S., as of May 2003. Recipient of the Congressional Fire Services Institute's 2003 legislator of the year; Recipient of the Lee County Fire Chief's Association 2002 fire chief of the year.
- Passion is power. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief;Aug2003, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p8
Editorial. Focuses on the fire chief nominees for the eighth annual fire chief of the year award of the periodical "Fire Chief". Duration of fire service of the nominees; Attributes of the nominees; Comments about some of the nominees.
- CFSI Names Fire Safety Winners. // Fire Chief;Mar2009, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p18
The article announces the two recipients for the Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award from the Congressional Fire Services Institute and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation in the U.S. The two recipients for the award include the International Association of Fire...