2019 VCOS Election

The 2019 election was run exclusively online in conjunction with the IAFC election.

 We will announce the 2019 VCOS board candidates, post VCOS endorsements and VCOS board endorsements for the 2019 election on this page. Please check back for information on the 2019 election.

The VCOS board consists of nine members at-large and the VCOS international director, for a total of ten board members. No more than two at-large board members from the same division can serve on the board at the same time. 

Unofficial Results: VCOS Board Election Announced

The VCOS Board of Directors and VCOS Elections Committee are excited to announce the final results of the 2019 VCOS election as laid out by the VCOS bylaws. The results are unofficial until the ballot is approved at Fire-Rescue International (FRI) in Atlanta.

Congratulations to:

  • Chief Jason Catrambone, Williston (North Dakota) Fire Department
  • Chief Richard Cowger, Columbus (Montana) Rural Fire District #3
  • Chief Fred Windisch, Ponderosa (Texas) Fire Department

Their three-year terms will start at the VCOS Annual Meeting during FRI in August. The 2019 VCOS election had strong candidates. Thank you to everyone for your commitment to the VCOS and for running to be a part of the board. We look forward to the future activities and involvement of all the candidates.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Chief Joseph Florentino, Chair
at jflorentino@littleelm.org

VCOS Endorsements for the 2019 Elections

The VCOS is endorsing Chief Steven Locke for IAFC Secretary-Treasurer 2019-2020 and Chief Richard Carrizzo for 2nd VP 2019-2020. 

The VCOS Board is endorsing Chief Donna Black for 2nd VP 2020-2021.

VCOS Endorsement Policy