Fire Department Chief Engineers 1857 to 2013

Chief
Service Dates
Jessie MacIntire
1857 - 1861
Charles Baker
1862 - 1864
T.B. Sheldon
1865 - 1866
W.P. Brown
1867 - 1869
W.E. Hawkins
1870 - 1872
W.C. Wilitson
1873
B.C. Stevens
1874
Jacob Christ
1875
B.C. Stevens
1876
W.E. Hawkins
1877
M. Kappel
1878
John Veeder
1879
B.C. Stevens
1880 - 1883
John Kuhn
1884
C.J. Kemp
1885 - 1887
John H. Webster
1888
Ed D. Morris
1888 - 1890
John H. Webster
1891 - 1897
C.J. Wiech
1898 - 1904
Hart N. Cook
1904 - 1916
Fred Retschlag
1916 - 1921
John A. Gross
1922 - 1925
August Olson
1925 - 1929
Joe Reinboldt
1930 - 1942
Steve Rosener
1943 - 1964
Walter Engeldinger
1965 - 1976
Richard Kosek 1976 - 1995
Phil Mathiowetz *
1996
Richard Rabenort **
1997 - 2003
Scott Nelson
2003
Mike Amendolar
2004 - 2008
Tom Schneider
2008 - 2016
Shannon Draper 2016 - Present

*Phil Mathiowetz and Scott Nelson were designated as Acting Chief.

**Richard Rabenort was appointed Public Safety Director.