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Erie Firefighters

 

Chief Doug Rutledge - Firefighter II/First Responder

Joined the department in September 1983.

Doug Rutledge is currently serving as our Chief.

E-mail:eriefire@frontiernet.net

 

Assistant Chief Scott Melton - Fire Officer 1/Instructor II/EMT-I

Joined the department in June 1993.

E-mail:smelton@eriefpd.com

 

Assistant Chief K.B. Melton III - Firefighter/First Responder

Joined the department in December 1986.

 

1st Captain Steven Possley - Firefighter II/First Responder

Joined the department in January 1983.

 

2nd Captain Scott Miner - Firefighter II/Instructor I

Joined the department in June 2000.

 

1st Lieutenant Phil Garrison - Firefighter/First Responder

Joined the department in April 1994.

 

2nd Lieutenant Jamie Melton - Firefighter II/First Responder

Joined the department in November 2000.

 

Safety Officer Dean Schmidt - Firefighter II

Re-Joined the department in May 2009.

 

Safety Officer & Secretary Joe Froeliger - Firefighter II/Instructor I/EMT-I

Joined the department in April 2003.

 

President Craig Huizenga - Firefighter II

Joined the department in November 1984.

 

Treasurer Tod McCullough - Firefighter II/First Responder

Joined the department in December 2003.

 

Jeff Steimle - Firefighter II/First Responder

Joined the department in December 2002.

 


 

Chad Misfeldt - Firefighter II

Joined the department in April 2004.

 

Rod Dye - Chaplain

Joined the department in January 2006.

 

Mark Wiseley - Basic Firefighter/First Responder/Instructor I

Joined the department in October 2006.

E-mail:MWiseley@eriefpd.com

 

Ben Vittori - Firefighter II/First Responder

Joined the department in April 2007.

 

Cameron Klendworth - Firefighter II/First Responder

Joined the department in May 2008.

 

Josh VanDeWostine - Basic Firefighter/First Responder/Instructor I

Joined the department in January 2009.

 

Jared Barber - Basic Firefighter/Instructor I/EMT-B

Joined the department in January 2010.

 

Jessie VanDeWostine - Firefighter II/Instructor I

Joined the department in October 2010.

 

​Jordan Garrison - Firefighter II

Joined the department in April 2012.

 

Kurt Wolf - Basic Firefighter/Instructor I

Joined the department in February 2013.

 

Sam Melton - FirefighterII/EMT-B

Joined the department in February 2013.

 

Nathan Schnitzler - Firefighter

Joined the department in April 2014.


 

Jack Trent - Probationary Firefighter

Joined the department in March 2015.


 

Michael James - Probationary Firefighter

Joined the department in April 2015.


 

Caleb Miner - Probationary Firefighter

Joined the department in April ​2015.​