New leadership elected at Luling Fire Dept.

From staff and wire reports

January 27, 2012 at 9:57 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Pictured are Chief Pat Beard, Firefighter of the Year Chris Switzer, Asst. Chief Armond Bourque, and Deputy Chief Randy Petit.
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Pictured are Chief Pat Beard, Firefighter of the Year Chris Switzer, Asst. Chief Armond Bourque, and Deputy Chief Randy Petit.
The Luling Volunteer Fire Department held its new officer installation ceremony on Jan. 14 at the Fr. Cote Center in Ama.

During the event, awards were also handed out. Chris Switzer was named Firefighter of the Year, Buddy Weems was given the Safety Award, Jason Bergeron earned the leadership awards, Chief Pat Beard was named Fireline Officer of the Year and Phillip Matherne was named Rookie of the Year.

 

Those elected to leadership positions are below:

President Dean Bergeron

Vice President David Burgbacher

Secretary Jason Bergeron

Treasurer Susan Weems

Sergeant At Arms Troy Gaubert

Chief Craig Petit

Assistant Chief Armond Bourque

Deputy Chief Andrew Metrejean

Training Chief Josh Smith

Safety Officer Patrick Beard

Fire Prevention Officer Silas Poteet

EMS Officer Barry Minnich

Training Captain Barrett Donnaud

Captain Station 21 Chris Switzer

Captain Station 22 Russell Burgbacher

Captain Station 23 Tony LeBouef

Captain Station 24 Don Murray

Training Lieutenant David Burgbacher

Lieutenant Station 21 Daniel Ward

Lieutenant Station 21 Jason Bergeron

Lieutenant Station 22 Daniel Dugas

Lieutenant Station 23 Shane King

Lieutenant Station 24 Jason Troxler

 

Membership in the department is open to everyone - no prior experience or training is required. The station is also open to support members who do not want to fight fires.

To learn more, visit the office at 67 St. Anthony St. in Luling or call (985)785-6194.




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