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  New York State Association of Fire Chaplains, Inc.            
    2020-2022 Board of Directors            
                     
                    Term
Position Title/First Name Last Name Email Address Home Street Home City State Zip Phone Department Expires
Chief Chaplain Rev. Leon VanWie LeonVanWie@gmail.com PO Box 777, 111 Franklin Street Brownville NY 13615-0777 (315)-771-9142 Town of Watertown FD 2022
1st Deputy Chief Chaplain Mr. Thomas With tomwith@hotmail.com 34 Woodside Avenue Colonie NY 12205-5440 (518) 438-7486 Fuller Road FD 2022
2nd Deputy Chief Chaplain Mr. Richard Bolster rgbolster@yahoo.com 46 Shova Rd. Malone NY 12953-3745 (518) 483-0316 Malone Callfiremen 2021
Executive Secretary Mr. William Miles niagarachaplain@hotmail.com 470 Adam Street Tonawanda NY 14150-1804 (716)-583-1413 Niagara Hose #3, TFD 2020
Treasurer Rev. Barrie Lyn Foster barrielynz@gmail.com 741 Clark Street Rd Cayuga NY 13034-2113 (315)-730-4415 Aurelius 2020
                     
Director West Mr. Patrick Vanderbeck patrick.vanderbeck@juno.com 6350 Jockey Road Burt NY 14028-9709 (716) 531-3127 Olcott Fire Rescue 2022
Director West Central Mr. Spence Kennedy spknjk@frontiernet.net 1315 Elwood Ave #2008 Rochester NY 14620-3111 (585) 766-5233 Brighton FD 2023
Director Central Mr. Keith Gates kgates120@hotmail.com 2285 Masters Road Marcellus NY 13108-9620 (607) 218-6089 Marcellus FD 2023
Director North Central Mr. Thomas Flander, Jr. tflander@nycap.rr.com 79 East Main Street Fonda NY 12068- (518) 853-3088 Fonda VFD 2021
Director North Rev. Thomas Doyle ed28vet2@msn.com 3690 State Route 3 Saranac NY 12981- (518 565-6994 Saranac FD 2023
Director East Rev. Jay Kline jaykline1@aol.com 5 Crestmont Dr. Clifton Park NY 12065-2706 (518) 225-0705 Clifton Park FD 2021
Director South East Mr. Robert Ruston rrusto@aol.com 8 Arrowhead Court Newburgh NY 12550-1272 (845) 569-2101 Westchester VFA 2022
Director South Mr. Mark Little mjlittle@optonline.net 172 Hobson Ave. St. James NY 11780-3028 (631) 316-5171 Nesconset FD 2021
At Large Director Mr. Joseph McCarthy jomaceb@aol.com PO Box 554 Southold NY 11971-0554 (631) 765-0005 Suffold County Chiefs 2022
                     
                     
PAST CHIEF CHAPLAINS                    
Chief Chaplain 1981-1983 Rev. Alan Carvalho
1520 Highway 28 South Bryson City NC 28713-6089 (828) 488-6697 Port Jefferson  
Chief Chaplain 1990-1992 Rev. William Michatek wmichatek@yahoo.com 8286 W. Port Bay Road Wolcott NY 14590-9447 (315) 594-8264 Webster FD  
Chief Chaplain 1994-1996 Mr. Thomas Tobin fd2026@optonline.net 11 Newcastle Court Riverhead NY 11901-3202 (631) 591-1059 Port Washington  
Chief Chaplain 1998-2000 Rev. Wayne Jagow mwjagow@roadrunner.com 6310 Ridge Road Lockport NY 14094-1017 (716) 434-2022 Wrights Corners VFD  
Chief Chaplain 2004-2006 Deacon Edward Billia fdchap48@optonline.net 11 Stern Court Huntington Station NY 11746-1324 (631) 423-1319 Huntington Manor FD  
Chief Chaplain 2006-2008 Mr. William Miles niagarachaplain@hotmail.com 470 Adam Street Tonawanda NY 14150-1804 (716) 583-1413 Niagara Hose #3, TFD  
Chief Chaplain 2009-2012 Rev. Barrie Lyn Foster barrielynz@gmail.com 741 Clark Street Rd Cayuga NY 13034-2113 (315) 730-4415 Aurelius  
Chief Chaplain 2012-2014 Mr. Kenneth Palmer askpalmr63@aol.com 19 Walnut Street Mohawk NY 13407-1311 (315) 866-6253 Alexander Hose #1 MFD  
Chief Chaplain 2014-2016 Rev. Kenneth Hessel knhessel@gmail.com 16905 M Circle Omaha NE 68135-1442 (516) 470-0408 Papillion FD  
Chief Chaplain 2016-2018 Rev. James Van Houten jtr_12pt@yahoo.com 568 River Road Montgomery NY 12549-2140 (845)-457-1498 Walden FD  
Chief Chaplain 2018-2020 Mr. William Mayo wmmayo@gmail.com 43 Main Pkwy Plainview NY 11803-2127 (516)-681-0590 Plainview FD  
                     
Director Emeritus Rev. Samuel Lundy canonlundy@gmail.com PO Box 1 Copenhagen NY 13626-0001 (315) 688-4433 Copenhagen FD  
                     
STANDING COMMITTEE APPOINTMENTS                  
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