OUR FIRE FAMILY

We are your friends and neighbors.  We are men and women who call Seward home. We are teachers, administrators, truck drivers, maintenance workers, business owners, and retirees. Above all else, we are mostly volunteers. Learn how you can join our ranks.

Paid Staff
Clinton Crites

Clinton Crites

Fire Chief Serving since 2018

Kate McCoy

Kate McCoy

Deputy Fire Chief Serving since 2020

Janice Melvin

Janice Melvin

Executive Assistant Serving since 2002

Volunteer Officers
Dale Butts

Dale Butts

Captain Serving since 1990

Jilian Chapman

Jilian Chapman

Admin. Captain Serving since 2001

Jonathan Gage

Jonathan Gage

Captain Serving since 1996

Austin Chapman

Austin Chapman

Lieutenant Serving since 2000

Volunteer Firefighters & EMTs
David Squires

David Squires

Retired Fire Chief, Engineer Serving since 1984

Terry Moon

Terry Moon

Engineer Serving since 1992

Morgan Woodard

Morgan Woodard

Firefighter Serving since 2011

Mario Concepcion

Mario Concepcion

Firefighter Serving since 2016

Lee Corrigan

Lee Corrigan

Auxiliary Serving since 2008

Andra Woodard

Andra Woodard

Auxiliary Serving since 2013

Sean Carrington

Sean Carrington

Auxiliary Serving since 2008

Katrina Rix

Katrina Rix

Firefighter/EMT I

Julie Crites

Julie Crites

Firefighter/Paramedic

Lisa Musick

Lisa Musick

Firefighter/EMT I

Rhiannon Rolon

Rhiannon Rolon

Firefighter/ETT

Victoria Cempe-Cohen

Victoria Cempe-Cohen

Firefighter/ETT

Rebecca Edlin

Rebecca Edlin

Firefighter

Ian Jones

Ian Jones

Firefighter/EMT I

Jesse Pike

Jesse Pike

Jesse Pike Firefighter/EMT I

Those We've Lost - In Loving Memory
Katie Corrigan

Katie Corrigan

1979-2016

Clif Simons

Clif Simons

1961-2014

Art Gibbs

Art Gibbs

1955-2013

Jerry Tuthill

Jerry Tuthill

1936-2013

Oscar Watsjold

Oscar Watsjold

1917-2011

We make a living by what we do, but we make a life by what we give. 
—Winston Churchill

Seward Volunteer Fire Department

316 Fourth Avenue / PO Box 832

Seward, AK 99664

(907) 224-3445 - Station

(907) 224-8633 - Fax