Chief - Chris Dennis











Chief Dennis joined the McFarland Fire Department in October of 1994, and the McFarland EMS Department in May of 1999. Chris has held many positions in the Fire Department which includes being the Squad 5 Foreman from 1999-2007, being promoted to Fire Lieutenant in 2007, and then being promoted to Fire Captain in 2012. Chris was also promoted to Deputy Director/Chief of EMS of McFarland EMS in 2011. He was also honored as the 2012 EMT of the Year by the Oregon-Brooklyn-McFarland Veterans of Foreign Affairs Post #10272. In March of 2015 Chris was promoted to Division Chief, and in January 2016, Chris was appointed to Chief. Along with his many accomplishments as noted above, Chief Dennis also maintains the following certifications/licenses:

  • Firefighter I
  • Firefighter II
  • Advanced EMT
  • Driver/Operator - Pumper
  • Driver/Operator - Aerial
  • Fire Inspector I
  • Fire Officer II
  • Emergency Services Instructor II
  • Hazardous Materials Technician
  • Ice Rescue Technician
  • CEVO III Instructor
5915 Milwaukee St. | P.O. Box 110 | McFarland, WI 53558-0110 | ph: 608-838-3153 | fx: 608-838-3619