Jeremy Hansen selected as new Chief of Appleton Fire Department
Below is a release from the Appleton Police and Fire Commission Chair on the appointment of Jeremy Hansen as the next Chief of the Appleton Fire Department.
ON MARCH 5, 2018, FIRE CHIEF LEN VANDER WYST RETIRED AFTER 9 YEARS OF SERVICE TO THE CITY OF APPLETON. THE APPLETON POLICE AND FIRE COMMISSION, WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE CITY OF APPLETON HUMAN
RESOURCES DEPARTMENT, UNDERTOOK A NATION-WIDE SEARCH FORA FIRE CHIEF. ON JUNE 18, 2018, THE APPLETON POLICE AND FIRE COMMISSION APPOINTED JEREMY HANSEN AS CHIEF OF THE APPLETON FIRE DEPARTMENT. CHIEF HANSEN WILL ASSUME HIS DUTIES ON JULY 16, 2018.
THE COMMISSION THANKS SANDY MATZ, DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES, JEAN FISHER, MELODY LEWIS AND THE REST OF THE STAFF OF THE CITY OF APPLETON HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT; MAYOR TIM HANNA AND HIS OFFICE; CITY ATTORNEY JAMES WALSH AND THE CITY ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR ASSISTANCE PROVIDED TO THE COMMISSION DURING THIS PROCESS.
THE COMMISSION ALSO THANKS AND RECOGNIZES DEPUTY FIRE CHIEF DARRELL BAKER FOR ACTING AS FIRE CHIEF SINCE CHIEF VANDER WYST'S RETIREMENT.
IN ADDITION, THE COMMISSION THANKS THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THE APPLETON FIRE DEPARTMENT FOR THEIR CONTINUED DEDICATION AND SERVICE TO THE CITIZENS AND VISITORS TO OUR CITY.
CHIEF HANSEN 'S CV IS AVAILABLE FROM THE CITY OF APPLETON DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES.
APPLETON POLICE AND FIRE COMMISSION MEMBERS: DALE SCHUMAKER, HARVEY SAMSON, BARBARA LUEDTKE, RONALD DUNLAP, PAMELA DE LEEST