Leamington Welcomes New Fire Chief

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The Municipality of Leamington is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Andrew Baird as Fire Chief. This appointment is based on an extensive search, with Mr. Baird exhibiting an excellent combination of education, experience and public service.

Mr. Baird will be responsible for providing emergency response for the Municipality of Leamington, as well as to administer the strategic direction for the operation of the Fire Services. “We are looking forward to Andrew’s leadership in the day to day operations of the Fire Department, as well as his knowledge and experience in assessing Leamington’s emergency and fire protection needs for today, and into Leamington’s exciting and changing future.” said Peter Neufeld, CAO for the Municipality of Leamington. Mr. Baird previously held the position of Fire Chief with the South Huron Fire Department. He holds a Bachelor of Applied Business in Emergency Services Management. Mr. Baird will assume his duties with the Municipality on August 23, 2018.