Fire Chief James Baker

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James Baker

Fire Chief
Leon Fire Company 1
(716) 296-5600
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Mr. Baker has been in the Leon Fire Company for nearly 30 years. He has been progressively more active in the department for approximately 10 years serving as assistant chief and chief for the last 4 years.

Jim has experience with driving large pieces of equipment throughout his life. He has taken multiple fire service trainings including fire police, pumper operator, essentials, among others.

Over the past 4 years, Mr. Baker has been involved in the purchasing of a rescue truck, upgrading our tanker, and maintaining a new ambulance. Throughout he has been able to focus on serving the community better and be more efficient.