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Monterey County Fire Chiefs Association Annual Awards

Since 1982, the Monterey County Fire Chiefs Association presents annual awards to persons who have distinguished themselves among their peers and to their organization as individuals who have gone above and beyond the call. These persons have demonstrated skills, character, and achievements that deserve special recognition.  To honor and recognize these individuals, the Monterey County Fire Chiefs Association hosts a special awards ceremony in their honor.  Awards are presented in three categories; Career Firefighter of the Year, Volunteer Firefighter of the Year, and Support Person of the Year.

Previous Award Winners:

Career Firefighter of the Year

Volunteer Firefighter of the Year

Support Person of the Year

 

The Monterey County Fire Chiefs Association is proud and honored to recognize the following award recipients for 2019:

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Career Firefighter of the Year – Captain Silas Fischer from the Monterey Fire Department

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Volunteer Firefighter of the Year – Art Hernandez from the Greenfield Fire Department

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Support Person of the Year – Patsy Gasca from the American Red Cross