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Alabama State Fire Marshal

Edward S. Paulk
Phone: (334) 269-3550
State Fire Marshal
201 Monroe Street, Suite 1700
Montgomery, AL 36130-3351

Communication dispatched to all Alabama Fire Departments:
Alabama Fire Service Letter PDF

Alaska Director, Division of Fire and Life Safety

David Tyler
Phone: (907) 269-5491
Division of Fire and Life Safety
5700 E Tudor Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507-1225

Communication dispatched to all Alaska Fire Departments:
Alaska Fire Service Letter PDF

Arizona Fire Chiefs Association

Larry Rooney
Phone: (800) 522-1773
President, AZ Fire Chief’s Association
PO Box 171
Avondale, AZ 85323

Communication dispatched to all Arizona Fire Departments:
Arizona Fire Service Letter PDF


California Acting State Fire Marshal

Tonya Hoover
Phone: (916) 445-8200
State Fire Marshal
Office of the State Fire Marshal
PO Box 944246
Sacramento, CA 94244-2460


Communication dispatched to all California Fire Departments:
California Fire Service Letter PDF

Colorado Director, Division of Fire Safety

Kevin Klein
Phone: (303) 239-4600
Division of Fire Safety
Department of Public Safety
690 Kipling Street, Suite 2000
Denver, CO 80215

Communication dispatched to all Colorado Fire Departments:
Colorado Fire Service Letter PDF

Dept. of Emergency Services and Public Protection

Jeffrey J. Morrissette 
State Fire Administrator
Reuben Bradford
25 Sigourney Street, 6th Floor
Hartford, CT 06106

Communication dispatched to all Connecticut Fire Departments:
Connecticut Fire Service Letter PDF

Delaware State Fire Marshal

Grover P. Ingle
Phone: (302) 739-5665
State Fire Marshal
1537 Chestnut Grove Rd
Dover, DE 19904-1544

Communication dispatched to all Delaware Fire Departments:
Delaware Fire Service Letter PDF

Florida Director, Division of State Fire Marshal

Julius Halas
Phone: (850) 413-3100
Division of State Fire Marshal
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0313

FL State Fire Marshal Web Site

Communication dispatched to all Florida Fire Departments:
Florida Fire Service Letter PDF

Georgia State Fire Marshal

Alan R. Shuman
Phone: (404) 656-2064
State Fire Marshal
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
620 West Tower
Atlanta, GA 30334

Communication dispatched to all Georgia Fire Departments:
Georgia Fire Service Letter PDF


Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security

Brigadier General William H. Shawver
Phone: (208) 422-3040
Director, Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security
4040 W Guard Street, Bldg. 600
Boise, ID 83705-5004

Communication dispatched to all Idaho Fire Departments:
Idaho Fire Service Letter PDF

Illinois State Fire Marshal

Larry Matkaitis
Phone: (217) 785-0969
State Fire Marshal
1035 Adlai Stevenson Dr
Springfield, IL 62703

Indiana Dept of Homeland Security

Joseph Wainscott
Phone:(317) 232-3980
Executive Director, IN Dept of Homeland Security
302 West Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Communication dispatched to all Indiana Fire Departments:
Indiana Fire Service Letter PDF

Iowa State Fire Marshal

Ray Reynolds
Phone:(515) 725-6145
State Fire Marshal
215 E. 7th St
Des Moines, IA 50319-0047

Communication dispatched to all Iowa Fire Departments:
Iowa Fire Service Letter PDF

Kansas State Fire Marshal

Dan McLaughlin
Phone: (785) 296-3401
State Fire Marshal
700 SW Jackson St, Suite 600
Topeka, KS 66603-3714

Communication dispatched to all Kansas Fire Departments:
Kansas Fire Service Letter PDF

Louisiana State Fire Marshal

H. “Butch” Browning, Jr.
Phone: (800) 256-5452
State Fire Marshal
8181 Independence Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Communication dispatched to all Louisiana Fire Departments:
Louisiana Fire Service Letter PDF

Maine State Fire Marshal

John Dean
Phone: (207) 626-3870
State Fire Marshal
45 Commerce Drive, Suite 1
Augusta, ME 04330

Communication dispatched to all Maine Fire Departments:
Maine Fire Service Letter PDF

Maryland State Fire Marshal

William E. Barnard
Phone: (410) 653-8980
State Fire Marshal
1201 Reisterstown Rd
Pikesville, MD 21208

Communication dispatched to all Maryland Fire Departments:
Maryland Fire Service Letter PDF

Massachusetts State Fire Marshal

Stephen D. Coan
Phone: (978) 567-3111
State Fire Marshal
PO Box 1025, State Rd
Stow, MA 01775

Communication dispatched to all Massachusetts Fire Departments:
Massachusetts Fire Service Letter PDF

Michigan State Fire Marshal

Ronald R. Farr
Phone: (517) 241-8847
State Fire Marshal
PO Box 30007
Lansing, MI 48909-7507

Communication dispatched to all Michigan Fire Departments:
Michigan Fire Service Letter PDF

Minnesota State Fire Marshal

Jerry Rosendahl
Phone: (651) 215-0500
State Fire Marshal
444 Cedar St., Suite 145
St. Paul, MN 55101-5145

Minnesota Director of Homeland Security Operations

Michael G. Schwab
Phone: 651-201-7407

Communication dispatched to all Minnesota Fire Departments:
Minnesota Fire Service Letter PDF

Mississippi State Fire Coordinator

Larry Barr
Phone: (601) 359-1062
State Fire Coordinator
PO Box 79
Jackson, MS 39205-0079

Albert Parks (Manager)

Mississippi State Rating Bureau

Phone: (601) 891-2915
Mississippi State Rating Bureau
Jackson, MS 39296

Communication dispatched to all Mississippi Fire Departments:
Mississippi Fire Service Letter PDF

Missouri State Fire Marshal

Randy Cole
Phone: (573) 751-2930
State Fire Marshal
2401 E McCarty
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Missouri Director of Homeland Security Operations

Tim Daniel

Communication dispatched to all Missouri Fire Departments:
Missouri Fire Service Letter PDF

Montana State Contact

Allen Lorenz
Phone: (406) 444-2050
State Fire Marshal
2225 11th Avenue
Helena, MT 59620-1415

Communication dispatched to all Montana Fire Departments:
Montana Fire Service Letter PDF

Nebraska State Fire Marshal

John Falgione
Phone: (402) 471-2027
State Fire Marshal
246 South 14th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508-1804

Communication dispatched to all Nebraska Fire Departments:
Nebraska Fire Service Letter PDF

Nevada State Fire Marshal

Chief James Wright
Phone: (775) 684-7501
State Fire Marshal
107 Jacobsen Way
Carson City, NV 89711

Communication dispatched to all Nevada Fire Departments:
Nevada Fire Service Letter PDF

New Hampshire
State Fire Marshal
J. William Degnan 


New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, Office of The State Fire Marshal

Lawrence Petrillo
Phone: (609) 633-6106
Director, Division of Fire Safety
101 South Broad Street
PO Box 800
Trenton, NJ 08625

New Jersey State Fire Marshal Web Site:

New Jersey, Career Fire Chiefs Association

Chief Michael Roberts
President of Career Fire Chiefs Association

Communication dispatched to all New Jersey Fire Departments:
New Jersey Fire Service Letter PDF

New Mexico Director of Homeland Security

Tim Manning
Phone: (800) 244-6702
Dierctor of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
142 West Palace Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Communication dispatched to all New Mexico Fire Departments:
New Mexico Fire Service Letter PDF

New York State Fire Marshal

John F. Mueller
Phone: (518) 474-6746
State Fire Marshal
Department of State
41 State Street
Albany, NY 12231

Communication dispatched to all New York Fire Departments:
New York Fire Service Letter PDF

North Carolina State Fire Marshal

Wayne Goodwin
Phone: (919) 661-5880
State Fire Marshal
322 Chapanoke Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

Communication dispatched to all North Carolina Fire Departments:
North Carolina Fire Service Letter PDF

North Dakota State Fire Marshal

Ray Lambert
Phone: (701) 328-5555
State Fire Marshal
PO Box 1054
Bismark, North Dakota 58502
Ohio State Fire Marshal

Donald C. Cooper
Phone: (614) 752-8200
Interim State Fire Marshal
8895 East Main St
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

Communication dispatched to all Ohio Fire Departments:
Ohio Fire Service Letter PDF

Oklahoma State Fire Marshal

Robert Doke
Phone: (405) 522-5005
State Fire Marshal
2401 NW 23rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73107

Communication dispatched to all Oklahoma Fire Departments:
Oklahoma Fire Service Letter PDF

Oregon State Fire Marshal

Randy Simpson
Phone: (503) 378-3473
State Fire Marshal
4760 Portland Rd NE
Salem, OR 97305

OR Director of Homeland Security Operations

Ken Murphy

Communication dispatched to all Oregon Fire Departments:
Oregon Fire Service Letter PDF

Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner

Edward Mann
Phone: (717) 651-2200
State Fire Commissioner
2605 Interstate Dr
Harrisburg, PA 17110-9364

An email communication was dispatched to all Pennsylvania Fire Departments by State Emergency Management Director, John Bahnweg in October 2004. If you did not receive this communication, please contact John Bahnweg at 717-651-2120.
Communication dispatched to all Pennsylvania Fire Departments:
Pennsylvania Fire Service Letter PDF

Rhode Island
Rhode Island State Fire Marshal

John Chartier
Phone: (401) 462-4200
State Fire Marshal
118 Parade St
Providence, RI 02909

State Fire Marshal Web Site:

South Carolina

South Dakota
South Dakota State Fire Marshal

Paul Merriman
Phone: (386) 676-2744
State Fire Marshal
118 West Capitol
Pierre, South Dakota 57501

South Dakota Director of Homeland Security Operations 
James Carpenter

Communication dispatched to all South Dakota Fire Departments:
South Dakota Fire Service Letter PDF

Tennessee Commissioner and State Fire Marshal

Leslie A. Newman
Phone: (615) 741-6007
State Fire Marshal
500 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243-5065

Communication dispatched to all Tennessee Fire Departments:
Tennessee Fire Service Letter PDF

Texas State Fire Marshal

Paul Maldonado
Phone: (512) 305-7900
State Fire Marshal
333 Guadalupe
Austin, TX 78714

Texas Fire Chiefs Association

Leonard Perez
Phone: (956) 546-3195
President of Fire Chiefs Association

Texas Fire Marshal's Association

Kurt Harris
Phone: (817) 598-4280
President of Fire Marshal's Association

Communication dispatched to all Texas Fire Departments:
Texas Fire Service Letter PDF

Utah Secretary/Treasurer Fire Chiefs Association

Frank J. Heumann
Phone: (435) 940-2502
PO Box 980010
Park City, UT 84098

Communication dispatched to all Utah Fire Departments:
Utah Fire Service Letter PDF

Vermont Director, Division of Fire Safety

John Wood
Phone: (802) 479-7561
Division of Fire Safety
1311 U.S. Route 302, Suite 600
Barre, VT 05641-2351

Communication dispatched to all Vermont Fire Departments:
Vermont Fire Service Letter PDF

Virginia Executive Director, VA Fire Programs

Willie G. Shelton
Phone: (804) 249-1960
Virginia Fire Programs
1005 Technology Park Dr
Glen Allen, VA 23059-4500

Communication dispatched to all Virginia Fire Departments:
Virginia Fire Service Letter PDF

Washington State Fire Marshal

Chuck Duffy
Phone: (360) 596-4000
State Fire Marshal
Washington State Patrol
General Administration Building
PO Box 42600
Olympia WA 98504-2600

Washington DC

West Virginia
West Virginia State Fire Marshal

Sterling Lewis, Jr.
Phone: (304) 558-2191
State Fire Marshal
1207 Quarrier Street, (2nd Floor)
Charleston, WV 25301

Communication dispatched to all West Virginia Fire Departments:
West Virginia Fire Service Letter PDF

Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs Association

Bradley Liggett
Phone: (800) 375-5886
President WI Fire Chiefs Association
6737 W Washington St, Suite 1300
Milwaukee, WI 53214

An email communication was dispatched to all WI Fire Departments by State Fire Chief President, Ken Hartje in December 2005. If you did not receive this communication, please contact Chief Hartje at: 715-886-7893.

Wyoming State Fire Marshal

Lenny Applegate
Phone: (307) 777-7288
State Fire Marshal
Herschler 1 West
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Communication dispatched to all WY Fire Departments in the WY Fire Newsletter - Sept 2006


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