New York State
Association of Fire Chiefs

Providing Service to Those Who Serve

Board of Directors



NYSAFC board members at the 113th Annual Conference & FIRE 2019 Expo: Back Row (l to r): Timothy Boel, Richard Lyman, Scott Ewing, Bruce Heberer, Anthony LaFerrera, Dale Lingenfelter, William Owen, and Mark Strzyzynski. Front Row (l to r): Michael Volpe, James Comstock, Lee Shurtleff, Robert Parese, Robert Kloepfer, Julius Leone, and James Hare. Not pictured: Stefano Napolitano and George June.

2021-2022 NYSAFC Board Members

President Robert R. Kloepfer Jr.
1st Vice President James R. Comstock
2nd Vice President R. Scott Ewing
Past President Lee Shurtleff
Director Kennth M. Almy
Director Timothy E. Boel
Director James E. Hare
Director – EMS George P. June
Director Anthony V. LaFerrera
Director Dale G. Lingenfelter
Director Richard L. Lyman
Director William K. Owen III
Director Mark Strzyzynski
Director Michael J. Volpe