Petaluma Welcomes and Promotes Firefighters

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CONGRATS TO EACH OF YOU!!!

The Petaluma Fire Department welcomed 5 new firefighters and promoted 3 of its own firefighters on Monday, September 9, 2019.

Promotions:

  • Captain Chad Costa was promoted to the rank and position of Battalion Chief.
  • Interim Fire Engineer Matt Martin was promoted to the rank and position of Fire Captain.
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Josh Perucchi was promoted to the rank and position of Fire Engineer/Paramedic.

We are proud of each our team members that have promoted and excited to welcome new team members. Chief Thompson

New Recruits:

  • Brett Irons – Firefighter/Paramedic   Brett was recently hired full time by the Fire Department as a Firefighter/Paramedic.  Brett has worked for the City as a part time EMT for 2.5 years and at Gold Ridge Fire for 8 years as a Lieutenant.
  • Scott Kwon – Firefighter/Paramedic   Scott was also recently hired by the Fire Department as a Firefighter/Paramedic.  Scott brings years of experience as a Paramedic, Lifeguard, and Volunteer Firefighter/EMT for various agencies.
  • Kyle Lehane – Firefighter/Paramedic  Kyle was also recently hired by the Fire Department as a Firefighter Paramedic.  Kyle has previous experience as a Paramedic and volunteer Firefighter.
  • Devin Solar – Firefighter/Paramedic   Devin was also recently hired by the Fire Department as a Firefighter/Paramedic.  Devin has previously worked as a Paramedic, EMT and Firefighter/EMT for various local agencies.
  • Andrew Akimoff – Firefighter/Paramedic  Andrew was also recently hired by the Fire Department as a Firefighter/Paramedic.  Andrew brings years of experience as a Firefighter with several agencies.


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