Personnel

Officers

Kim Julow
Chief

Chief Julow has been a dedicated member of South Hero Volunteer Fire Department since 1994. She is a strong supporter of the Everybody goes Home initiative and comes from a line of Fire Fighters.  She is also an instructor at Northcountry International Fire School 

Patrick Robinson
Assistant Chief

Patrick grew up in South Hero and works on his family farm on the island. Patrick is a certified Firefighter I and EMT

Tyler Hemingway
1st Captain

Member Since 2008

Credentials: FF1

Leo Wermer
2nd Captain / Training Officer
Chris Major
1st Lieutenant
Chris McGinty
2nd Lieutenant

Firefighters and First Response

Josh Griffiths
Firefighter / First Response
Mike Bishop
Firefighter
Wayne Tyrrell
Firefighter / First Response / Secretary
Danny Montani
Firefighter
Rich Goggin
Firefighter
Mike Stiles
Firefighter
Zach Griffiths
Firefighter
John Brown
Firefighter
Fred Bartle
Firefighter
Calvin Kelley
Firefighter
Al Getler
Member Since 2017

Firefighter/First Response

Credentials: EMT 

Al follows his father as a volunteer firefighter. Growing up in NJ, he was a 'firehouse kid'. Al and his family moved to South Hero in 2015.

Matt Reed
Member Since 2018

Firefighter/First Response

Credentials: EMT

Blake Allen
Firefighter
Ryan Smith
Member Since 2018

Probational Firefighter

Michael Ayer
Member Since 2014

Probational Firefighter

Michael "Mikey" Ayer joined the department as a Cadet, graduated to Junior firefighter,  now that he has turned 18 he has transitioned into a probational full-fledged firefighter.

Gerard Montani
Probationary Firefighter

Associate Members

Ed Nichols
Heather Grimm
Dave Pillsbury
Treasurer

Junior Firefighters

Ryan Viens