Our Vision

We, the Gerrish Township Fire/EMS Department, are committed to providing professional emergency services to our residents, visitors, and our neighboring communities through protection of life and preservation of property for future generations through:

Compassionately Caring for those in need. Technological advancements. Education of our staff and the community. Family-oriented work environments and community involvement. Fiscal Responsibility in our budget and necessary purchases to ensure the best quality of care, service, and safety of our staff.

Meet the Fire & EMS

Leadership Team

Proudly serving Gerrish Township.
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Jim Fisher
Fire Chief
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Brandon Rodgers
Assistant Fire Chief
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Kristi Gilliam
Assistant Chief - EMS
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Julie Hill
2nd Lieutenant
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Jake Figley
Captain, Training Officer
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Kathy Pardo
EMS Instructor Coordinator
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Mike Bentley
Lieutenant, Safety Officer
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Jason Budzinski
2nd Lieutenant - Operations
Gerrish Township

Firefighters

Our professional rescue team for fire emergencies.
Josh Buck
Fire Officer III (FO3)
Jim Lippert
Fire Officer II (FO2)
Craig Kelly
Firefighter (FF2)
Norman LaBonte
Firefighter (FF2)
Eric Muszynski
Firefighter (FF2)
Greg Patchin
Firefighter (FF2)
Jennifer Patchin
Firefighter (FF2)
Scott Patchin
Medical First Responder (MFR)
Firefighter (FF2)
Robert Rousselo
Firefighter (FF2)
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Michael Stempien
Firefighter (FF2)
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Gerrish Township

Paramedics and EMT's

Our professional rescue team for fire and medical emergencies.
Sarah Banks
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Firefighter (FF2)
Donnie Burkett
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Firefighter (FF2)
Megan Crist
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Firefighter (FF2)
Dawn Gentz
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Firefighter (FF2)
Dan Goyette
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Firefighter (FF2)
Amber Nebor
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Firefighter (FF2)
Justin Rogers
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Josh Sanford
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Firefighter (FF2)
Beth Sproul
Paramedic (EMT-P)
Firefighter (FF2)
Gerrish Township

Trainees

The Fire & EMS Department's ``New Blood``.
Rachel LaBonte
Trainee, Firefighter II (FF2)
Garrett Joles
Trainee, Firefighter II (FF2)