06/14/12 105 W, 1 I - + 8 - 5 Holly Springs' New Fire Chief

The town of Holly Springs has a new Fire Chief. LeRoy Smith, former deputy chief of the Fire and Rescue Department at Baltimore-Washington International Airport, took command of the town's 37-member fire department on June 4. He succeeded long-time Fire Chief Cecil Parker, who resigned in January. Chief Smith was chosen from more than 50 applicants, seven of whom went through an intensive two-day assessment of their managerial skills. He joined the BWI department in 2010 after 22 years with Prince George's County Fire/EMS in Maryland. Read press release from April 30, which tells more about Chief Smith and his background. Welcome aboard!

Welcome to Wake Co. Chief Smith!
A.C. Rich - 06/15/12 - 07:46

Welcome to the south chief. Miss having you around in the 4th battalion you taught many of us a lot about the job, good luck to you and to Holly Springs.
PGtruckie - 06/15/12 - 13:07

Welcome Chief. From your neighbors at Fuquay Fire Department.
FVFD - 06/15/12 - 21:20

Good Luck Chief. We will miss you at BWI!
BWI FRD - 06/18/12 - 14:23

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