August 2015


Bernie Vahlkamp

Lt. Dennis Behl

Lt. Behl is a twenty-seven year veteran of the department having started on September 13, 1987.  He serves as the Lieutenant at Station #5 on first shift.

He is certified as a Firefighter III, Apparatus Engineer, Instructor II, EMS Lead Instructor, EMT-Paramedic and a certified nurse.  He also has earned his Fire Officer I certification and has a Fire Science degree from John Wood Community College.

He also serves as the departments lead EMS Service Officer and has previously served as a past President of the Foreign Fire Insurance Board and QFD Water Response Team member.