Fire/Rescue/EMS Advisory Committee

Fire/Rescue/EMS Advisory Committee

The Citizen's Fire/Rescue/EMS Advisory Committee provides ongoing feedback and guidance to the Department on topics such as  equipment, training and community concerns.  Review meeting minutes for this committee online here.

The group meets at 7:00pm the first Tuesday every other month at the Fire Station located at 7049 Big Walnut Road, Galena, Ohio 43021. Remaining meetings for 2020 are as follows:

  • June 2 (CANCELED); July 28 (CANCELED); October 6, and December 1
MEMBERS
Name Term Expiration
Arun Chittur 3/31/2022
Mark Swenson 3/31/2022
Charles Seeley 3/31/2022
Connor Hines 3/31/2023
John McHale 3/31/2020
David Heisel 3/31/2022
Jodie Streeter 3/31/2020
Duane Knauer 3/31/2021
James Beadle 3/31/2021
George Schultz 3/31/2021
Tracy Damschroder 3/31/2023
Trevor Parry 3/31/2021
Darrin Ellero 3/31/2022
Renee Vaughan Trustee Liaison
Joseph Ponzi, Fire Chief (non-voting)

New members are recruited and appointed annually.  Township residents interested in serving a board, committee or commission may submit an 
application and a resume at anytime to be kept on file and considered for appointment at the next opportunity.