Officers and Staff

Current Officers

 

President (Acting)

Karyn Huntting Peters

September 2016 - present

General Inquiries | Press

Editor (Acting)

Andrew Clark

September 2016 - present

Gift of Fire Journal | Elections

Treasurer

Brian Schwartz

March 2003 - present

Dues and Fees | Budget Reports | Elections

Internet Officer

Karyn Huntting Peters

April 2001 - present

Website | Fire List | Facebook Group | Social Media | Archives

Membership Officer

Alfred Simpson

April 2001 - present

Membership Applications and Inquiries

Ombusdman

Maco Stewart

June 2014 - Present

Member Complaints | Dispute Resolution

Current Officer Notes

Fred Britton (President from March 2003 – September 2016) is currently on sabbatical.
Karyn Huntting Peters is Acting President as of September, 2016.
Karyn Huntting Peters (Editor from June 2014 – September 2016) is unable to serve as Editor while serving as both President and Internet Officer.
Karyn Huntting Peters appointed Andrew Clark as Acting Editor in October, 2016.

Staff Appointments

MACO STEWART | Chair, Membership Committee
NATHAN “Nth” BAR-FIELDS | Program Analyst
FRED BRITTON | Publisher

Past Officers

Past Presidents

RONALD K. HOEFLIN, PHD (Founder) | May 84 – Jul 84
JEFFREY WARD | Jul 84 – Aug 87
PATRICK HILL | Aug 87 – Feb 88
DAVID WYMAN | Feb 88 – Feb 90
GRADY TOWERS | Feb 90 – Apr 90
RICHARD MAY | Apr 90 – Oct 98
FRED VAUGHAN | Oct 98 – Feb 99
FREDRIK ULLEN, PHD | Feb 99 – Apr 01
STEVE SCHUESSLER | Apr 01 – Mar 03

Past Editors

RICHARD MAY | May 84 – Jul 84
GREGORY SCOTT | Jul 84 – Apr 85
ANTON ANDERSSEN, JD | Apr 85 – Apr 89
ROBERT DICK, PHD | May 89 – Jan 90
GRADY M. TOWERS | Jan 90 – Apr 91
ROBERT DICK, PHD | Apr 91 – Jun 91
MONTY C. WALKER | Jun 91 – May 93
ROBERT DICK, PHD & DAN BARKER | May 93 – Sep 94
ROBERT DICK, PHD | Sep 94 – Aug 96
FRED VAUGHAN | Aug 96 – Jun 99
JAMES C. HARBECK, PHD | Jun 99 – Apr 01
MICHAEL CORRADO | Apr 01 – Mar 02
FRED VAUGHAN | Mar 02 | Feb 05
VACANT | Feb 05 – Oct 06
STEVAN DAMJANOVIC* | Oct 06 – Sep 08
VACANT | Sep 08 – Jan 09
GREG DECUBELLIS | Jan 09 – May 11
VACANT | May 11 – Aug 12
DAN HOGAN | Aug 12 – Jun 14
* Indicates a non-Member holding the position of Editor/Officer.

Past Internet Officers

FRED VAUGHAN | Nov 96 – Nov 99
FREDRIK ULLEN, PHD | Jan 99 – Mar 99
STEVE SCHUESSLER | Mar 99 – Apr 01

Past Treasurers

GREGORY SCOTT | May 84 – Aug 84
GARY R. BRYANT | Aug 84 – Jan 86
RICHARD ADAMS | Jan 86 – Nov 87
JALON LEACH | Nov 87 – Aug 96
BARRY KINGTON | Aug 96 – Oct 97
FRED BRITTON | Oct 97 – Mar 03

Past Membership Officers

FRED VAUGHAN | Nov 96 – Nov 99
FREDRICK ULLEN, PHD | Jan 99 – Mar 99
STEVE SCHUESSLER | Mar 99 – Apr 01

Past Ombudsmans

RICHARD MAY | Aug 84 – Dec 94
HAROLD NICKEL | Dec 94 – Nov 87
GUY FOGLEMAN | Nov 97 – Dec 99
VACANT | Dec 99 – Jan 00
JOHN D. MARTINEZ | Jan 00 – Jan 01
JEFF PLEW, MD | Jan 01 – Mar 03
JOHN C. FILA, PHD | Mar 03 – Jun 14