We would like to welcome four new members to the department, and one that has returned.
Firefighter Nathan J. Leroy, was a past firefighter and allied firefighter. Nathan left Erie and moved to Texas to work in the oil field business as a safety professional. Nathan recently accepted employment in Pittsburgh, and has off for a week at a time, where he dedicates his time to the community and department. Welcome back, Nate!
Firefighter Kyle Bogle joins West Lake as a probationary firefighter. Kyle was a previous member at Edinboro Fire Department, and has moved into the district. Kyle works full-time as a Lineman for Penelec. Welcome, Kyle!
Firefighter Jeff Peyton joins West Lake as a probationary firefighter/EMT. Jeff was a previous member at Kearsarge Fire Department, and will be relocating to the district shortly. Jeff works for Millcreek Paramedic Service.
Firefighter Sean Rainey joins West Lake as a probataionary firefighter/EMT. Sean was a previous Deputy Chief at Kearsarge Fire Department. Sean works for Erie Insurance.
Firefighter Tyler Andrzejzak joins West Lake as a probationary firefighter. Tyler does not have any experience thus far, however, he has proven himself in his short time in the department to be hardworking, dedicated and eager to learn.
Welcome to the family, and thank you for your dedication!