Great Falls Hires Deputy Fire Marshal

City of Great Falls Montana

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

DATE:             August 12, 2014
CONTACT:     Randall E. McCamley, Fire Chief - 406-727-8070

GREAT FALLS FIRE HIRES NEW DEPUTY FIRE MARSHAL

GREAT FALLS, Montana - Great Falls Fire Rescue is proud to announce that Ron Martin has been hired as the City’s new Deputy Fire Marshal.   Ron Martin has been with Great Falls Fire Rescue for 14 years, most recently as the Deputy Assistant Chief of Operations. He brings with him to the role tremendous experience and expertise.

Martin serves as the Assistant Fire Chief of Operations for the Montana Air National Guard and is a member of the Regional Haz-Mat Team. He is  also a Technical Rescue Technician and a Nationally Certified Paramedic.  In 2008 he was recognized as the Great Falls Fire Firefighter of the Year.

According to Dirk Johnson, Fire Marshal, “We’re very excited to have Ron take on and help develop this new position for the Department. His experience and expertise will be very valuable. I’m excited to be working with him in this capacity.”

For more information about the new Deputy Fire Marshal, contact the Fire Chief at 727-8070. Martin will start his new position on Monday, August 18, 2014.