Battalion Chief Coyle

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Battalion Chief Coyle joined the Fire District in April of 2002 after serving with Cal Fire and the Donner Summit Fire District.  He has held the positions of Firefighter, Paramedic, Engineer, Truck/ Rescue Operator and Captain.  On CA-TF3 he currently serves as a Task Force Leader after coming up through various Rescue Squad positions.  His deployment history includes Hurricane Katrina as a swiftwater boat operator and numerous large forestry incidents.  He has a BS degree in Physiology from UC Davis and is nearing conferment for an MA in Emergency and Disaster Management.