Kimberly Neisler was born in Orlando and has lived her entire life in Central Florida. She began her fire service career with the Maitland Fire Rescue Department in 1982. She started her career as a Firefighter/Paramedic and she steadily promoted through the ranks of shift Lieutenant, Battalion Chief, Assistant Chief, and finally Fire Chief in October of 2012. Chief Neisler manages all phases of fire department operations inclusive of emergency and non-emergency responses; staffing; field operation training; budget matters; and the department's EMS program. Chief Neisler's responsibilities include the continued implementation of the department's strategic planning, continuation of the department's accreditation from the International Fire Service Accreditation for the organization, advancement of performance measurements within the department and expansion of the citywide disaster preparedness efforts in her role as City Disaster Manager. Chief Neisler is a member of the International, State and Central Florida Fire Chief's Associations. In addition to her Fire Rescue responsibilities, Chief Neisler is a licensed Registered Nurse. She has been married to her husband Terry, a police officer, since 1983 and they have three daughters.
Chief Neisler can be reached at (407)644-6345 or by writing her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Chief of Administration
Asst. Chief Bart Wright began his service with the City of Maitland in 1978 and has served the Maitland Fire Department in his current capacity since 2008. Prior to that time, Chief Wright served as Deputy Fire Chief priorto a departmental reorganization where he also served as the department's Chief of Training and as a Fire Lieutenant for many years.
In his current role, Chief Wright is responsible to oversee the many and varied aspects of the fire department's administrative responsibilities which include budgetary planning and implementation, strategic planning, training, safety and life safety services. He also serves as the fire department's liaison to the Central Florida Fire Academy where he serves on the Board of Trustees.
Chief Wright can be reached at (407) 539-0774 or by writing to email@example.com.
Norma Jean Torres
Norma Jean Torres came to the Maitland Fire Department in 1991, in a part time capacity, with an extensive local government service background. Having served city managers and department heads in both Florida and North Carolina, Mrs. Torres would go on to play a similar role with the Maitland Fire Department. In 2005 Mrs. Torres accepted a full time position within the Department as the assistant to Fire Chief. Mrs. Torres is responsible for a number of budgetary, planning and accounting activities including that of preparing the annual budget and day to day expenditures. Other responsibilities include coordinating special events, EMS transport billing and Pension matters.
Mrs. Torres can be reached at (407) 539-6229 or by writing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dennis Marshall CET, FCO
Serving as the City's Fire Marshal since 1998, Dennis Marshall is responsible for many facets of responsibility conferred upon the Maitland Fire Department.
Mr. Marshall provides many and varied programs of public education to the residents and visitors of Maitland which include fire safety in the home, at work. Dennis has been involved with the Orange/Osceola Juvenile Fire Setter Intervention Network since its inception a decade ago, and has taught the intervention educational program to many children throughout the Central Florida area. Dennis is responsible for overseeing plans for new developments within the City, both commercial and residential, as well as being responsible for conducting all fire and life safety inspections required by Florida statute.
In addition to the fundamental certification requirements as a firefighter/ EMT, Mr. Marshall also is a state certified Fire Officer, Fire and Building Inspector, as well as being a certified plans examiner. Mr. Marshall also has additional certifications from the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) in Fire Protection Engineering Technologies.
Dennis can be reached at (407) 539-6228 or by email at email@example.com.
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