VCOS Chair Award

The VCOS Chair Award is given at the Symposium in the Sun by the current VCOS Chair of the Board of Directors. The award recognizes an individual or organization whose hard work and dedication has helped to further the mission of the VCOS and the IAFC.

Past Award Winners

  • 2007 – Mike Macdonald, National Fire & Rescue magazine
  • 2008 – Bill Jenaway, King of Prussia (Pa.) VFC, CFSI
  • 2009 – Bill Webb, CFSI
  • 2010 – Joelle Fishkin, IAFC
  • 2011 – Janet Wilmoth, Fire Chief Magazine
  • 2012 – Ron Siarnicki, NFFF
  • 2013 – Larry Curl, (ret.) Wayne Township (Ind.) FD
  • 2014 - Pierce Manufacturing accepted by Mike DuFrane
  • 2015 - David Bretz (Photographer) and Nick Adams (A/V) on the VCOS Symposium Committee
  • 2016 - Provident Insurance and also VFIS