Wayside Volunteer Fire Department Active Members

Name: Kevin Buchholz
Years of service: joined the department in 2012
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Kendra Christel
Years of service: joined the department in 2021
Training:
Rank: Cadet Firefighter

Name: Clayton Cohen
Years of service: joined the department in 2019
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Matt Cracraft
Years of service: joined the department in 2016
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Michael Griffey
Years of service: 
joined the department in 2015
Training:
 Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified
Rank: 
Firefighter

Name: Scott Jetton
Years of service: joined the department in 2006
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified, FF2 State Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: 2nd Assistant Chief

Name: Nicholas Knors
Years of service: joined the department in 2009
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified, FF2 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer
Rank: Captian

Name: Brian Kocian (WVFD Vice President)
Years of service: joined the department in 1989
Training: FF1 State Certified, FF2 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Captain

Name: Jamie Krahn
Years of service:
joined the department in 2014
Training: 
Entry Level 1&2, FF1, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: 
Firefighter

Name: Jacob Krahn
Years of service: joined the department in 2013
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Jordan Laabs
Years of service: joined the department in 2013
Training: Entry Level 1&2, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Russell Laabs
Years of service: joined the department in 1993
Training: FF1 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Brandon Magley
Years of service: 
joined the department in 2013
Training:
 Entry Level 1&2, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: 
Firefighter

Name: Rick Magley
Years of service: joined the department in 1981
Training: FF1 State Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Kenneth McAllister
Years of service: joined the department in 2020
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Andrew Meissner
Years of service: 
joined the department in 2015
Training:
 Entry Level 1&2, FF1, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: 
Firefighter

Name: Joel Nies
Years of service: joined the department in 2013
Training: FF1 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Charles Novitski
Years of service: joined the department in 1997
Training: Entry Level 1&2, AED Heartsaver Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Josh Phillips
Years of service: 
joined the department in 2016
Training:
 Entry Level 1&2, FF1, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: 
Firefighter

Name: Ben Rosenbaum
Years of service: joined the department in 1994
Training: FF1 State Certified, FF2 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer
Rank: Chief

Name: Travis Schultz
Years of service: joined the department in 2013
Training: Entry Level 1&2, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Kevin Schwahn (WVFD President)
Years of service: joined the department in 2008
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Cerified, FF2 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer
Rank: Assistant Chief

Name: Paul Schwahn
Years of service: joined the department in 1996
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Hunter Schamburek
Years of service: joined the department in 2018
Training:
Rank: Rookie Firefighter

Name: Justin Stepien
Years of service: joined the department in 2018
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified
Rank: Firefighter

Name: Dan Vercauteren (WVFD Secretary / Treasurer)
Years of service: joined the department in 1994
Training: FF1 State Certified, FF2 State Certified, AED Heartsaver Certified, Certified Incident Safety Officer
Rank: Captain

Name: Darren Vercauteren
Years of service: joined the department in 2018
Training: Entry Level 1&2, FF1 State Certified
Rank: Firefighter