The Columbia-Richland Fire Department (CRFD) welcomed the new year with a significant milestone as 24 deserving members were promoted to new leadership ranks in a ceremony held on January 10. The promotions encompassed various crucial positions, reinforcing the department’s commitment to excellence and service.
The promotions included:
- 14 new Senior Firefighters
- 2 new Fire Captains
- 2 new Battalion Chiefs
Additionally, the department announced key leadership appointments:
- New Chief of Training
- New Chief of Staffing
- New Assistant Fire Chief of Operations
These advancements highlight the dedication and hard work of the individuals within the CRFD, showcasing their expertise and readiness to take on elevated responsibilities. The department’s commitment to ensuring the highest standards of leadership and service is evident in these well-deserved promotions.
As these members step into their new roles, they bring with them a wealth of experience and a commitment to the safety and well-being of the Columbia-Richland community. The entire community extends congratulations to each member on their accomplishments and looks forward to their continued contributions in their new leadership capacities.