Fire Dept Staff

Fire Chief

GEORGE TAUB

Paramedic with Critical Care Endorsement

Phone:(715) 325-8015
Email: taub@romewi.com

George Taub became Chief in November of 2016 after 11 years in the Fire Service and working as a Critical Care Paramedic for Nekoosa Ambulance, local hospitals, and Spirit Helicopter as a flight paramedic.

His certifications include:
State Certified Firefighter II
Emergency Services Instructor
Instructor II (EMS)
Hazardous Materials Technician
Wisconsin Wildland Firefighter
Wisconsin Structural Branch Director Trained
NREMT-P, FP-C, CCEMT-P, ACLS, BLS, PALS, TPATC, NRP, STABLE, OEC
Practical Ice Rescue Technician
Certified Emergency Vehicle Operator IV – Ambulance
Certified Emergency Vehicle Operator III – Fire Apparatus
NAUI Advanced Open Water SCUBA
Prevention and Response to Suicide Bombings Technical Operations (Awareness Instructor)
Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings Technical Operations (Awareness Instructor)
Basic Arson Investigation

Acronyms:
NREMT-Paramedic
Flight Paramedic – Certification
State Licensed Paramedic with Critical Care Endorsement
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Life Support
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Transport Provider Advanced Trauma Course
Neonatal Resuscitation Program
S.T.A.B.L.E Program
Outdoor Emergency Care Technician

George Taub

Assistant Chief

CHRIS BOENING

Firefighter II/EMT

Email: boening@romewi.com

Became Assistant Fire Chief in May of 2017 after 11 years in the Fire Service and multiple Public/Private Ambulance Services. He was with Ministry/Ascension Health Care’s Spirit Medical Transportation for 6 years working in its command center as a Medical Transportation Coordinator for 13 different hospitals 2 Helicopters, 7 Mobile ICU Ambulances, and (2) 911 hospital-based paramedic intercept vehicles. He is a second-generation Firefighter and is a member of the Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs Association.

His certifications include:

Entry level (State) and Nationally Recognized Firefighter 1 & 2.

Certified Fire Officer

Rapid Intervention Team Technician (Advanced)

Wisconsin DNR Certified Wildland/Forest Fire Fighter.

Certified Emergency Vehicle Operator III – Fire Apparatus

Emergency Vehicle Operations Certification-Ambulance

Certified Ice/Cold Water Rescue Technician & Instructor

PADI Open Water & Advanced Open Water Diver (SCUBA]

Hazerdous-Matierials Certified in Operations

Emergency Medical Technician

Nationally Recognized Medical Flight Coordinator NAACS/ AIR METHODS

Federal Emergency Management /Incident Command Certifications Include:

ICS: 100,200,300,700,800

He is currently working on obtaining: ICS 400, & Emergency Services Instructor.

Chris has been a member of the Rome Community since 2007. His previous Employment/Career

was in IT/Network systems Administration out of Milwaukee where he held multiple industry

certifications including Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA). He specialized in IT solutions

and administration for small to medium sized businesses and serves today helping with the technology advancements and upgrades for the Rome Fire Department.

boening

EMS Coordinator

MARK KANE

Entry Firefighter/Paramedic

Email: kane@romewi.com

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Lieutenant

TERRY LEACH

Firefighter II/EMR

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Lieutenant

DUSTIN SLOTHOWER

Firefighter I/EMR

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Lieutenant

RICHARD SMITH

Firefighter I/EMR

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Lieutenant

KATRINA CZYS

Firefighter I/Paramedic

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FRANK SMITH

Entry Firefighter/EMR

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TOM BUFF

EMT-B
Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician

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REGINA COMBS-PANASIUK

Entry Firefighter/EMT

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TERRI ANDERSON

Firefighter/EMR/Entry Driver-Operator

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JAMIE HOFFMAN

Firefighter I/Paramedic/Entry Driver-Operator

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SANDRA KRUEGER

EMR

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KYLE ARNDT

Entry Fire/EMR

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JEFFERY FREDRICK

Firefighter II

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TABITHA TAUB

Entry Fire/Paramedic

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SANDY SMITH

Certified Fire Inspector/Entry Fire/Entry Driver-Operator

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STEVE NOWICKI

Certified Fire Inspector/Entry Driver-Operator

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JOSHUA SCHOCHERT

Firefighter II/EMT

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ANDREW SCHUBERT

Entry Fire

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BEN SHEPPARD

Firefighter I

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LEXI ALLWORDEN

Entry Fire

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DAWN CARLSON

Entry Fire/EMT

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BRE JAMBRETZ

Firefighter I

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CJ KOBISHOP

Entry Fire

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TIM SCHULTZ

Candidate

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JEREMY SICKLER

Entry Fire

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TOM SKERVEN

Firefighter II

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NICK SPANSKE

Entry Fire

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TOM STOJAK

Certified Fire Inspector/Firefighter II/EMT

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