Kenneth "Kenny" Schirmer                 35-2 Assistant Chief

              Kenneth "Kenny" Schirmer
                35-2 Assistant Chief

 

What is your name? 
Kenneth "Kenny" Schirmer

Current position in Chelsea FD? 
Assistant Chief

How long have you been in the fire service?
 
25 years at least

Why did you join the Fire service?  
to help and serve the community

Did you have certain expectations of what it might be like to belong to a Fire department prior to joining? 
Honestly, not really. I didn't know what to expect

What are your goals within Chelsea FD? 
To become chief

How has being a member of Chelsea FD affected your home/family life? 
My daughter and I joined together & through the FD family, It brought her and I closer

What is your Primary occupation?
Custodian

Why do you volunteer? 
To help protect and serve my community

What is one thing that you would like to tell a potential new member? 
Its a good opportunity to serve the community and meet great people. Never give up, don't quit and don't worry until the bell rings- that's what I always tell my daughter.