On April 20, 2021 Mayor and Council approved the reoganization of Perry Fire & Emergency Services and promotions of the fire executive staff.
Assistant Fire Chief Kirk Crumpton has been with the fire department since 2004 and is responsible for fire department operations. He will directly oversee the Fire Captains, shift commanders, and direct policy and procedures for operations. He also manages the department’s logistics (uniforms, tools, equipment, etc.), and assists with communications, EMA, special events, and other assigned tasks.
Fire Training Chief, Charles Mundy has been with the department since 2005 and is directly responsible for fire department training. He will ensure all three operations shifts are training in the same manner and oversee the fire training center. Additionally, Chief Mundy manages the departments fire reporting software and provides emergency response statistics on a monthly basis.
Fire Prevention Chief, Ephraim Wheeler has been with the department since 1999 and is directly responsible for the department’s community risk reduction (fire prevention education) program. He will coordinate fire safety education for children and adults, including the fire safety poster contest.