Fire Chief Scoggins promotes members to new ranks

SEATTLE – Seattle Fire Chief Harold Scoggins held a ceremony on Aug. 4 at the Joint Training Facility to promote several members of the organization to new positions. Significant others and important mentors helped to pin new badges on those promoted, while department members tuned in via a live stream to offer support. Congratulations to all on their new leadership role in the department!

Members promoted (new rank listed):

  • Lieutenant Scott Sanford
  • Lieutenant Brent Mattila
  • Lieutenant Jason Pierce
  • Lieutenant Ian Paola
  • Lieutenant Ryan Ellis
  • Lieutenant Colin Orsini
  • Captain Erwin Chappel
  • Fireboat Pilot Aaron Bocchetti
  • Fireboat Engineer Brandon Freeland
  • Battalion Chief Dan Murray
  • Battalion Chief Schon Branum