Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman

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Chief Schapelhouman was promoted to the position of Fire Chief with the Fire District on March 31, 2006. He has been with the Fire District since June of 1981 and has held the positions of Firefighter, Dispatcher, Engine Driver, Rescue Driver, Truck Driver, Station Captain, Truck Captain, Staff Captain, Acting Battalion Chief, Division Chief, Deputy Chief, and Fire Chief.

He is a veteran of of various National incidents including the Oklahoma City Bombing, the World Trade Center Collapse, the recovery of the Columbia Space Shuttle Astronauts and the PG&E Pipeline Explosion.