Chief Schmitt comes to us from the Burbank, CA Fire Department by way of the Bremerton Fire Department. He served 31 years in Burbank.
He also was a Master Instructor in the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Fire Ground Survival Development Committee. He has an Engineering Major from UCLA, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Fire and Emergency Management from Kaplan University.
He and his family live near Battle Ground. “I feel really blessed to have the opportunity to work with a fantastic group of individuals who care about the community and each other.”