Brian Wade

Brian Wade

Fire Chief

Experience:
- Chief, 2010-Present
- Assistant Chief, 2002-2010
- Battalion Chief, 2000-2002
- Captain, 1999-2000
- NLFR Firefighter since 1996
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter from 1991-1996

Education:
- BS Fire Science w/ concentration in Fire Service Management
- AAS Fire Protection Technology

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- NC DO Pumps/Aerials
- NC Haz-Mat Tech
- TR VMR/Ropes/Trench/Confined Space/Wilderness/Agriculture
- NC Level 3 Fire Instructor
- NC Level 1 Fire Inspector
- NC Certified Fire Investigator
- NC Fire Officer 3
- NC EMT Basic
- NC Breathing Equipment School
- NC High Angle School
- NC Thermal Imaging School
- CPC Chief Fire Officer

Awards:
- Southeastern Association of Fire Chiefs Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year, 2016
- NC Association of Fire Chiefs Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year, 2016
- NLFR Leadership & Guidance Award, 2015
- NLFR Leadership and Guidance Award, 2007
- NLFR Firefighter of the Year, 2001, 2002 and 2008
- NLFR Chief’s Award, 2000
- NLFR President’s Award, 2000
- North Carolina Advanced Firefighter Certificate, 2008

Service Awards:
- Hurricane Floyd Service Ribbon
- 9/11 Service Ribbon
- West Pharmaceutical Company Service Ribbon

Tyler Moore

Tyler Moore

Deputy Chief

Experience:
- Deputy Chief, 2012-Present
- Assistant Chief, 2010-2012
- Battalion Chief, 2009-2010
- Captain, 2008-2009
- NLFR Firefighter since 2006
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter from 2002-2006

Education:
- AAS Fire Protection Technology

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- NC DO Pumps/Aerials
- NC Haz-Mat Tech
- TR Trench/Wilderness/Confined Space/Structural Collapse
- NC High Angle Rescue School
- NC Level 2 Fire Inspector
- NC Level 2 Fire Instructor
- NC Fire Officer 1
- NC High Angle School
- NC Thermal Imaging School
- NC EMT Basic

Awards:
- NLFR Firefighter of the Year, 2006 and 2008
- NLFR Engineer of the Year, 2012

Lynn Wiley

Lynn Wiley

Assistant Chief

Experience:
- Assistant Chief, 2012-Present
- Battalion Chief, 2010-2012
- Captain, 2007-2010
- NLFR Firefighter since 2003
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter from 1997-2003

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- TR VMR/Confined Space

Awards:
- NLFR Firefighter of the Year, 2005 and 2008
- NLFR Chief’s Award, 2008

Service Awards:
- Hurricane Floyd Service Ribbon
- 9/11 Service Ribbon
- West Pharmaceutical Company Service Ribbon

Danny Smith, Jr.

Assistant Chief

Experience:
- Assistant Chief, 2014-Present
- Captain, ?-2013
- NLFR Firefighter since 2002
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter from 1997-2001

Awards:
- NLFR Engineer of the Year, 2003
- NLFR Medical Responder Award, 2009

Service Awards:
- Hurricane Floyd Service Ribbon
- 9/11 Service Ribbon
- West Pharmaceutical Company Service Ribbon

Steven Miller

Captain

Experience:
- Captain, 2010-Present
- NLFR Firefighter since 2007

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- TR VMR/Confined Space/Wilderness/Agriculture

Awards:
- NLFR Engineer of the Year, 2008 & 2013
- NLFR Firefighter of the Year, 2013
- NLFR Training Award, 2011

Service Awards:
- Hurricane Floyd Service Ribbon
- 9/11 Service Ribbon

Brandon Ward

Captain

Experience:
- Captain, 2016-Present
- NLFR Firefighter 2014-Present

Education:
- AAS General Military Studies

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- TR Ropes/Structural Collapse/Agriculture

Awards:
- NLFR Aaron "Broom" Wade Training Award, 2015
- NLFR Firefighter of the Year, 2015

Service Awards:
- 9/11 Service Ribbon
- Military Service Ribbon

Garrett Jones

Garrett Jones

Captain

Experience:
- Captain, 2014-Present
- NLFR Firefighter since 2012

Certifications:
- NC FF II

Mike Muskus

Captain

Experience:
- Captain, 2008-Present
- NLFR Firefighter since 2006
- NLFR Board Member 2007-2014

Education:
- JD

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- Fire Officer 1
- TR VMR/Confined Space/Wilderness
- NC Medical Responder

Awards:
- NLFR Chief’s Award, 2007, 2008, 2009
- NLFR Rookie of the Year, 2007
- NLFR Medical Responder Award, 2008

Aaron Kite

Captain

Experience:
- Captain, 2016-Present
- NLFR Firefighter, 2012-Present
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter, 2010-2012

Education:
- AAS Fire Protection Technology

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- NC EMT Basic

Awards:
- NLFR Medical Responder of the Year, 2014 and 2015
- NLFR Rookie of the Year, 2012

Trey Kornegay

Trey Kornegay

Safety Officer

Experience:
- Safety Officer, 2016-Present
- Captain, 2014-2016
- NLFR Firefighter since 2010

Education:
- AAS Degree in Construction Technology from Pitt Community College

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- TR Confined Space
- NC High Angle Rescue School

Awards:
- Engineer of the Year, 2010 & 2011

Franklin Floyd

Franklin Floyd

Safety Officer

Experience:
- Treasurer, 2012-Present
- Safety Officer, 2012-Present
- Battalion Chief, 2008-2012
- Captain, 2005-2008
- NLFR Firefighter since 2001
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter from 1999-2001

Education:
- Masters of Business Administration
- BS Economics

Certifications:
- NC FF II
- NC DO Pumps
- NC EMT Basic

Awards:
- NLFR Engineer of the Year, 2015
- NLFR Leadership & Guidance Award, 2008
- NLFR Chief’s Award, 2008 and 2012
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter of the Year, 1999

Service Awards:
- Hurricane Floyd Service Ribbon
- 9/11 Service Ribbon
- West Pharmaceutical Company Service Ribbon

Gray Wiley

Safety Officer

Experience:
- Safety Officer, 2013-Present
- Battalion Chief,
- Captain,
- Assistant Chief, 2002
- NLFR Firefighter since 1985

Certifications:
- NC FF II

Awards:
- NLFR Firefighter of the Year, 1993

Service Awards:
- Hurricane Floyd Service Ribbon
- 9/11 Service Ribbon
- West Pharmaceutical Company Service Ribbon

Chris Decker

Chris Decker

Public Information Officer

Experience:
- Member At Large, 2014-Present
- Public Information Officer, 2013-Present
- NLFR Firefighter, 2000-2006, 2012-Present
- NLFR Jr. Firefighter from 1999-2000

Education:
- BS Information Technologies
- AAS Information Systems

Certifications:
- NC FF II

Awards:
- NLFR President’s Award, 2015
- NLFR Chief’s Award, 2014

Service Awards:
- Hurricane Floyd Service Ribbon
- 9/11 Service Ribbon
- West Pharmaceutical Company Service Ribbon