New York State
Association of Fire Chiefs

Providing Service to Those Who Serve

Board of Directors



2016-2017 NYSAFC Board of Directors at the 2016 Annual Conference: Back Row (l to r): Directors Lee Shurtleff, James Harrington, Robert Kloepfer, Robert Parese, Anthony LaFerrera, Michael Volpe, Scott Ewing, James Hare, and Bernard Lee. Front Row (l to r): Director James Comstock, 2nd Vice President Julius Leone, President Joseph Fahd, 1st Vice President John Sroka, and Past President Daniel Schwertfeger. Not pictured: Director Bruce Heberer.

2016-2017 NYSAFC Board Members
President Joseph M. Fahd Jr.
1st Vice President John P. Sroka
2nd Vice President Julius J. Leone Jr. 
Past President Daniel J. Schwertfeger
Director James R. Comstock
Director R. Scott Ewing
Director James E. Hare
Director James W. Harrington
Director – Career Bruce E. Heberer
Director Robert R. Kloepfer Jr.
Director Anthony V. LaFerrera
Director Bernard J. Lee
Director Robert P. Parese
Director Lee Shurtleff
Director – EMS Michael J. Volpe