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Delaware State Fire School

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1461 Chestnut Grove Rd
Dover, DE 19904

Phone:  (302) 739-4773
Fax:  (302) 739-6245

Office Hours:  8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Monday – Friday

Web:  statefireschool.delaware.gov          Email:  fire.school@delaware.gov

Program Manager

Director Robert (Biff) Newnam Headshot Image

Robert (Biff) Newnam

Delaware State Fire School Director

Kent County Division

Senior Instructor/Division Manager William "Billy" Baker Headshot Image

William “Billy” Baker

Senior Instructor/Division Manager
Instructor Classes, Driver/Operator, Wildfire Classes, and Kent County
In-Service Classes

Senior Instructor William “Tucker” Dempsey Headshot Image

William “Tucker” Dempsey

Senior Instructor
Fire Officer Programs, Crew Leader Classes, Fire Inspector Classes, and Drone Classes

Senior Instructor Rescue Programs John C. “Jackie” Wilson Headshot Image

John C. “Jackie” Wilson

Senior Instructor
Rescue Programs
Rapid Intervention Team, Vehicle, Rope, Confined Space, and Water Rescue Programs

Senior Instructor Patricia Fox Headshot Image

Patricia Fox FS-7
Senior Instructor
EMT, EMR, EMS CEU classes, and FTO programs

Senior Instructor Kimberly O'Malley Headshot Image

Kimberly O’Malley

Senior Instructor
Life Safety/Injury Prevention Programs and School Fire Safety Tours

New Castle Division

Senior Instructor/Division Manager Gerald "Jerry" Brennan Headshot Image

Gerald “Jerry” Brennan

Senior Instructor/Division Manager
EVO, Arson Awareness, National Fire Academy programs, and New Castle County In-Service Classes

Senior Instructor Chad Ingram Headshot Image

Chad Ingram

Senior Instructor
Basic Firefighting Skills, Structural Firefighting Skills, Haz Mat Response Skills

Senior Instructor Vincent "Vinnie" Miller Headshot Image

Vincent “Vinnie” Miller

Senior Instructor
Certification Testing, AHA CPR/AED Classes, Online Education, and Social Media/Web Page

Sussex Division

Senior Instructor/Division Manager Michael W. Lowe Headshot Image

Michael W. Lowe

Senior Instructor/Division Manager
Public Fire Safety Education, Custodial and Police Programs, Sussex County In-Service Classes, and Public Information Officer

Senior Instructor Craig R. Stephens Headshot Image

Craig R. Stephens

Senior Instructor
Industrial, Custodial, and HazMat Technician programs

Program Support Staff

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Christine Murabito,
Administrative Officer / Office Manager

Sharon Barr,
Accounts Payable, EMT Programs

Stephanie Stewart,
Industrial/Rescue/Fire Safety Programs

Melinda Messick,
Fire Programs, EMR Programs

Dawn Lawson,
Reception, Room Reservation

Michael Ingram,
Maintenance Supervisor

Mike Chillas,
Maintenance Technician

Daniel Fox,
Maintenance Technician

Delaware State Fire School Locations

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Dover Training Center

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Delaware State Fire School Dover – Kent County (KCD)

1461 Chestnut Grove Rd
Dover, DE 19904

39.168248, -75.5926598

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Sussex Division

Delaware State Fire School Georgetown – Sussex County (SCD)

22705 Park Avenue
Georgetown, DE 19947

38.686517, -75.347178

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New Castle Division

Delaware State Fire School New Castle – New Castle County (NCD)

2311 McArthur Drive New Castle, DE 19720

39.690489, -75.615488

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