|Dan Wilkerson Appointed as Huntsville's new Fire Marshal
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 11, 2014
(Huntsville, AL) - Huntsville Fire and Rescue announced today Dan Wilkerson will serve as the City of Huntsville's new Fire Marshal.
Wilkerson previously served as a Fire Investigations Officer. He has been with Huntsville Fire and Rescue since June 2001.
"Dan Wilkerson has a long history of serving Huntsville," said Huntsville Fire Chief Howard McFarlen. "He is a strong leader, and we are excited to see what he will bring to the table."
Wilkerson replaces Huntsville Fire Marshal Joe L. Jordan, who retired on March 1 after almost 40 years of service.
As the Huntsville Fire Marshal, Wilkerson will oversee the Bureau of Fire Prevention, which inspects buildings and enforces fire safety codes, reviews building construction plans for fire code compliance and investigates fires to determine the cause of fires.
For more information, contact Captain Frank McKenzie, Huntsville Fire and Rescue Public Information Officer, 256-650-4760, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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