New York State
Association of Fire Chiefs

Providing Service to Those Who Serve

Board of Directors



2019-2020 NYSAFC Board of Directors: Back Row (l to r): Directors Timothy Boel, Richard Lyman, Scott Ewing, Bruce Heberer, Anthony LaFerrera, Dale Lingenfelter, William Owen, and Mark Strzyzynski. Front Row (l to r): Directors Michael Volpe and James Comstock, 1st Vice President Lee Shurtleff, President Robert Parese, 2nd Vice President Robert Kloepfer, Past President Julius Leone, and Director James Hare.

2019-2020 NYSAFC Board Members
President Robert P. Parese
1st Vice President Lee Shurtleff
2nd Vice President Robert R. Kloepfer Jr.
Past President Julius J. Leone Jr. 
Director Timothy E. Boel
Director James R. Comstock
Director R. Scott Ewing
Director James E. Hare
Director – Career Bruce E. Heberer
Director Anthony V. LaFerrera
Director Dale G. Lingenfelter
Director Richard L. Lyman
Director William K. Owen III
Director Mark Strzyzynski
Director – EMS Michael J. Volpe