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Wy’East Fire District is staffed by two full-time paid personnel, the Fire Chief and a Training Officer, and approximately 45 regular volunteers. The department is made up of four active companies, each with a Captain, Lieutenant, Engineer, and firefighters. Company 5 is made up of personnel who provide support to the fire district. The Board of Directors is elected by the community. The Chief is hired by the Board of Directors. The remaining officers are appointed by the Chief and Assistant Chiefs. Firefighters are assigned to companies based on company size and need.

Board of Directors

Larry Packer, President
Chad Muenzer, Vice President
Rob Graves, Secretary
Dr. Dick Virk, Treasurer
Craig Mallon

Company Officers and Firefighters

Chief: Greg Borton
Assistant Chief: Bill Baskins
Assistant Chief: Dwight Moe
Chaplain: Doug Massingill

Company 1

Captain: Lee Lage – EMR
Lieutenant: Brent Goe – EMR
Rochelle Packer – EMT-I
Brianna Peterson – EMT
Justine Laraway – RN
Kyle Smiley – EMT
Ashley Murillo
Max Reed
Oscar Munoz
Temo Rivera
Blake Willis

Company 2

Captain: Tiffany Peterson – EMT-I
Lieutenant: John Stehlik – EMR
Engineer: Dale Byers
Chris Spengler – AEMT
Devon Wells – EMT-P
Cele Valle
Brandon Smiley
JR Roberts
Jose Cisneros
Daryn Peters
Haney Jones
Emy Gutierrez

Company 3

Captain: Joey Sheirbon
Lieutenant: Karl Smiley – EMT
Engineer: Chrystal Bruce – EMT
Rob Graves – EMT-P
Leta Riggleman – EMR
Tanner Fletcher – EMT
Robert Riggleman
Dustin Zerkel
Emily Lage
Tommy Durham
Travis Lage – Student

Company 4

Captain: Jon Laraway – EMT-I
Lieutenant: Ted Pounders – EMR
Ryan Dethman – EMR
Manuel Mozqueda – EMR
Eric Wang – EMT
Angela Holcomb – EMT-P
Nora Rojas
Emmanuel Gamboa
Jesus Grajeda
Bryce Jacobson
Alex Gutierrez

Company 5

Steve Bickford

Join Our Team

Wy’East Volunteer Fire & EMS volunteer application forms can be obtained from the Fire Chief at the Odell Station (541-354-1648) or through any Officer of the Wy’East Fire District. 

Get in Touch

If you'd like to send us a non emergency question or comment use our contact form. We will respond as quickly as possible. To reach us by phone call: (541) 354-1648.
For emergencies only call 911

Station Locations


3431 Odell Highway

Odell, OR 97031



2995 Van Horn Drive

Hood River, OR 97031


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