Affton Fire Captain Promoted to Interim Assistant Chief
The Affton Fire Protection District named Captain Ben Waser the new INterim Assistant Fire and EMS Chief.
Captain Ben Waser was promoted this month to Interim Assistant Fire and EMS Chief for the Affton Fire Protection District.
The district’s board of directors tapped Waser for the position on September 10. The Assistant Chief position had been vacant since January.
“He’s ecstatic about it,” said Chief Jim Fritz, who will be working closely with Wasser in this new position. “I look forward to working with him.”
Waser, who has served as a captain for four years, will help Fritz oversee operations on fire and emergency medical services and conduct inspections and investigations. Waser, already a blogger for Patch, will also work in public and media relations.
Congratulations to Waser and his family!