Our Members/Roster

Not only do we volunteer a lot of time firefighting, but of course most of our members have careers away from Station 61. We do have a couple of career firefighters on staff as well as medically trained professionals, but that is not where it stops! We have carpenters, electricians, managers, truck drivers, and just about any other trade you can think of! We have a place for everyone experience and it all is greatly appreciated!

  • To help understand our roster, here is some wording you may see:
    • Firefighter I: A level 1 State Certified Firefighter (150 Hour)
    • Firefighter II: A level 2 State Certified Firefighter (400 Hour)
    • Recruit Firefighter: A firefighter that has not yet obtained a state certification
    • EMT-FR: Emergency Medical Technician-First Responder
    • EMT-B: Emergency Medical Technician-Basic
    • EMT-A: Emergency Medical Technician-Advanced
    • EMT-P: Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic
    • HMT: Hazardous Materials Technician
    • BSAR: Basic Search and Rescue Certified
    • TSAR: Technical Search and Rescue Certified
    • ARFF: Aircraft Rescue Firefighter

Below is our current roster:

  • 6101 Chief/EMT-B Michael Kaler (Firefighter II, ARFF, BSAR,)
  • 6102 Assistant Chief/EMT-B Robby Purcell (FF II, Instructor, HMT, TSAR, ARFF)
  • 6103 Deputy Chief Chris Beavers (Firefighter I, AEMT)
  • 6104 Captain Nick Pearson (Firefighter I)
  • 6105 Lieutenant Scott Jones (Firefighter II)
  • 6106 Engineer Mark Reid (Firefighter I)
  • 6107 Safety Officer Deborah Jones (Firefighter I)
  • 6109 Maintenance Officer Shawn Hamlet (Firefighter I)
  • 6110 Firefighter II/EMT-B Rick Farlee
  • 6111 Firefighter II Luther Ray
  • 6113 Firefighter I Quenton Branon
  • 6114 Firefighter I Enoch Dikin
  • 6115 Firefighter I Jamie Jones
  • 6116 Firefighter I Erric Jones
  • 6117 Recruit Firefighter Dustin Violet
  • 6118 Firefighter II Jerry Ray
  • 6119 Firefighter II Betty Ray
  • 6120 Recruit Firefighter Richard Vieitez
  • 6121 Recruit Firefighter/AEMT Jamie Vieitez
  • 6122 Recruit Firefighter/EMT-B Sheena Jones
  • 6123 Firefighter I John Beck
  • 6124 Recruit Firefighter/AEMT Javon Davis
  • 6125 Recruit Firefighter Daniel English
  • 6126 Firefighter I Reed Shook