Executive Staff

Fire - Richardson 
 Chris Richardson, Interim Fire Chief

Chief Richardson has over 26 years of emergency medical experience as a firefighter, officer and paramedic including 22 of those years in El Mirage. He also was the first Paramedic that was sponsored by the El Mirage Fire Department over 16 years ago.  

Chief Richardson believes in providing the community with top notch Fire and Emergency medical services.  During his service with the El Mirage Fire Department, Chief Richardson has been dedicated to helping the department progress from a combination fire department to a full time paid professional Fire Department

Mr. Richardson is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Fire Administration with an emphasis in Arson Investigations from Columbia Southern University.  Mr. Richardson is married with two children.