Board of Directors

Executive Committee

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Chief Charles Flynn
NE Division - term thru 2020
Suffield (Conn.) Fire Department

Vice Chair
Chief Rich Cowger
WE Division - term through 2019
Columbus (Mont.) Fire Rescue

Chief Fred Windisch, CFO, EFO
SW Division – term thru 2019
Ponderosa (Texas) Fire Department

International Director
Chief Donna Black
SE Division – term thru 2020
Duck (N.C.) Fire Department

At-Large Board Members

Chief Jason Catrambone
MV Division - term thru 2019
Williston (N.D.) Fire Department

Chief Norvin Collins
WE Division - term thru 2020
Sauvie Island (Ore.) Fire District

Chief Jim Cook
SE Division - term thru 2020
Leesburg (Va.) Volunteer Fire Company

Chief Ron Oettel, Jr.
EA Division - term thru 2021
Lititz (Pa.) Fire Company #1

Chief James P. Seavey, Sr. 
EA Division – term thru 2021
Cabin John Park (Md.) Volunteer Fire Department

Chief Al Yancey, Jr.
GL Division - term thru 2021
Minooka (Ill.) Fire Protection District

Immediate Past Chair

Immediate Past Chair and Chair Emeritus
Chief Timothy S. Wall
NE Division
North Farms (Conn.) Volunteer Fire Department

*Secretary/Treasurer Emeritus
Chief Fire Marshal Robert T. Bettenhausen (Ret.), (Ill.) Tinley Park

Staff Liaison

Jenny Bragiel Cozad

Section Documents

VCOS By-Laws (PDF)
Strategic Plan (PDF)
20th Anniversary Publication (PDF)