First Responders

These are the first responders that volunteer to be a part of the Berlin Volunteer Fire Department. These first responders respond 24/7 to emergencies within the town of Berlin, Vermont. Ranks are based off of a combination of leadership abilities, tenure, and experience.

Keith
Van-Iderstine

Chief

Nick
Garbacik

Captain

Rick
Pratt

Lieutenant

Matt
Squires

Senior Firefighter

Jeremie
Dufrense

Firefighter

Ryan
Barr

Firefighter

Josh
Newton

Probationary

Firefighter

Matt
Frey

Probationary

Firefighter

Mary Ellen
Johns

Probationary

Firefighter

Danelle
LaFlower

Reserve

Firefighter

Lillie
Surprise

Reserve

Firefighter

Joe
Staab

Deputy Chief

John
Silk

Captain

Shane
LaFlower

Lieutenant

Vern
Poland

Senior Firefighter

Don
Edson

Firefighter

Lifetime Member

Gabe
Wendel

Firefighter

Gaige
Williams

Probationary

Firefighter

Janet
Richardson

Probationary

Firefighter

Kaden
Giroux

Cadet

Jim
Ward

Reserve

Firefighter

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