The Fire Chief oversees the administration of the department. Administration manages everything from payroll and payables, to budgeting and forecasting finances for future sustainability and growth. The Fire Chief works with the Fire Board of Commissioners, administrative staff, legal counsel, finance, and fire department officers to manage administration functions.
The administration provides support to all Fort Myers Beach Fire Control District divisions through document and policy management, benefit administration, purchasing processes, and budgeting. The administration also provides the organization’s Human Resources department, risk management coordination, and Strategic Planning Section, along with statistical analysis and data coordination.