September 2019 Promotion Ceremony

SEATTLE – On Sept. 23, 2019, the Seattle Fire Department held a promotional ceremony at our headquarters to appoint four firefighters to new positions. The event was emceed by Fire Chief Scoggins. The following employees were promoted:


James Collins to Captain

Craig Patterson to Lieutenant

Matthew Lujan to Lieutenant

Matthew Turri to Lieutenant

Welcoming Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith joins us as an Admin Spec III to help us in our operations. She has a degree in Political Science and came from the Seattle YMCA where she served as a Senior Program Director. Welcome aboard!