New York State
Association of Fire Chiefs

Providing Service to Those Who Serve

Fire Education Committee

Commissioner Kevin Whitney, Chairman
Chief Thomas Wutz, Vice Chairman
Coordinator (Ret.) Joseph DeFrancisco
Deputy Chief Wayne Friedman
Deputy Chief (Ret.) Paul Melfi, Staff Liaison
Assistant Chief Chris Rea

Hands-On Training Sub-Committee
Training Chief William Hanrahan, Vice Chairman
Firefighter Timothy Duffy
Chief Jeff Dygert
Chief Daniel Schwertfeger
Chief Curtis Wicks

Programs Sub-Committee
Chief Gerard Raab Jr.,  Vice Chairman
Chief Joseph Badala
Lieutenant Gary Benedict
Chief David Campbell