Crete Fire Department hosts retired members, elects officers at December meeting
Retired members of Crete Volunteer Fire and Rescue attended the department's regular December meeting and meal Tuesday night, Dec. 14 at the fire hall. CVFD continues to benefit from the years of work and dedication given by these members and enjoys their fellowship during the holiday season. Read more about the department's history.
Picture, from left: Smoke Filip, Jack Oelschlager, Kevin Sunken, Everett Weilage (sitting), Travis Sears, Ken Brown, Loren Henning, Craig Vyhnalek, Arnold Henning, Steve Yost, Mark Campbell, and Brad Kohl.
Department members held annual elections for officers and board positions with the following results taking office in 2022:
- Fire Chief - Tod Allen
- Assistant Fire Chief - James Yost
- Rescue Captain - Marvin Barlow
- Fire Captain - Harrison Gaman
- Rescue 1st Lieutenant - Steph Yost
- Rescue 2nd Lieutenant - Nikki Wells
- Fire 1st Lieutenant - Brandon Smejdir
- Fire 2nd Lieutenant - Preston Zvolanek
- President - Terry Petracek
- Vice President - Colin Gaman
- Secretary - Emma Frerichs
- Treasurer - Courtney Marcelino
- Transfer Ambulance Administrator - Brandon Smejdir
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