Board of Directors

The IAFC board of directors develops broad objectives and goals for the association, including policies, programs and budgets. As the elected representatives of the membership, members of the board of directors are responsible for the business and affairs of the association not otherwise provided for between annual conferences. Click the board member's name for a biography.

President and Chairman of the Board Chief Dan Eggleston
First Vice President Chief Gary Ludwig
Second Vice President Chief Otto Drozd
President 2017-2018 Chief Thomas Jenkins
Treasurer Chief Richard Carrizzo
Director -at-Large and Canadian Division Chief Kenneth Stuebing
Eastern Division Chief Thaddeus Lowden
Great Lakes Division Chief Timothy Schabbel
Missouri Valley Division Assistant Chief I. Jerry Rhodes
New England Division Chief Steven Locke
Southeastern Division Chief Keith Brown
Southwestern Division Chief Roy Robichaux
Western Division Chief Douglas Schrage
EMS Section Chief Norris Croom
Fire & Life Safety Section Chief Michael O’Brian
Metro Chiefs Section Chief Larry Few
Safety, Health and Survival Section Deputy Chief Billy Goldfeder
Volunteer and Combination Officers Section Chief Donna Black
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director Mr. Mark Light