Central Maine Fire Attack School


Scott HigginsScott Higgins, President

Serving with Winslow Fire since 1999 presently B shift Captain. Serving on the CMFAS board since 2010 a member since 2008

Richard Jandreau, Vice President


Debbie LeibermanDebra Lieberman, Secretary

Executive Assistant, Waterville Fire Dept, 30½ years, Secretary, CMFAS, not sure how long, about 25 years.

Vicki Dill, Treasurer

West Gardiner Fire Department 23 years, past training officer and chief.  I am a CPR instructor as well as an instructor for CMFAS for over 10 years.  I have taught the Block program as well as EVOC and assisted with other classes at CMFAS

Butch BedardCaptain Fred Berard "Butch"

Waterville Fire Dept  Engine 1 Captain. Hired May 1968. Retired Dec 2011.   Central Maine Fire Attack School member from 1983 to Present. (original founding member )Treasurer 30 years to date.

Cleveland BrownCleveland "Brownie" Brown

40 years in fire service 35 years with CMFAS (original founding member)

Lisa ByersLisa Byers

John ChurchillJohn Churchill

Shawn EslerShawn Esler

Deputy Chief Albion, Fire Captain Waterville Fire, (newly appointed Waterville Fire Chief). 14 Years for AFD, 10 for WFD, Unknown – CMFAS

Dave GroderDave Groder

Captain John Gromek

Waterville Fire Department  28 Years Waterville Fire 10 call 18 career  15 CMFAS

Mark HamiltonMark Hamilton

I have 25 years of experience as a firefighter, 16 of which as career firefighting.  I started as a volunteer in Albion and currently I am Lt with the Waterville FD. I have been an Instructor for CMFAS for 10 years, mainly teaching Pumps courses.

Ryan JohnstonRyan Johnston

I’m the Rescue Technician on A shift at Waterville. Been here for 4 years. I was a Bangor FF for 18 yrs. I have no idea how long ibe been with cmfas.

Marshall KingMarshall King

Been with CMFAS 35 years, 53 years fire service, since 1965 started in Orono Fire, Saudi Arabia fire, Fairfield fire Captain, Waterville fire Call Lieutenant, back in Fairfield firefighter/driver/dispatcher, VP for Maine state federation of firefighters, Somerset county 

Dave LafoutainDave Lafontaine

Ken McMasterKen MacMaster

Investigator with Fire Marshal’s Office for 12 years, with total of 43 years state law enforcement       Instructor with Central Maine Fire Attack School for 11 years.

Jeff RenyLt. Jeff Reny

Winslow Fire Dept   14yrs    10 Yrs – CMFAS


  MG 8012E

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Fire Marshal Inspector

Fire Marshal Inspector