About Us: Personnel

buskohl2013Chief Ryan Buskohl 

Captain Buskohl joined the Dixon Fire Department on April 10, 2005. He was promoted to Lieutnant on August 23, 2011, and to Captain on September 30, 2013. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Operations, Technical Rescue Awareness, Instructor II, Fire Officer II and Firefighter III.  

 

lohse2013Deputy Chief Dave Lohse

Captain Lohse joined Dixon Fire Department on May 2, 1998. He was promoted to Lieutenant on May 5, 2008, and Captain on November 16, 2009. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Instructor II, Firefighter III, Fire Officer II, Technical Rescue Awareness, and Hazardous Materials Technician.

 

Henry 2019SMCaptain Jacob Henry 

Captain Henry joined the Dixon Fire Department on September 8, 2003. He was promoted to Captain on February 21, 2017.  His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Operations, Firefighter III, Fire Officer II, Instructor II, Fire Apparatus Engineer, and Technical Rescure Awareness. Firefighter Henry has a BS degree in Operation Management and Information Systems, and an Associates Degree in Fire Science.

 

Strock hat 2019SMCaptain Brian Strock 

Lieutenant Strock joined the Dixon Fire Department on July 15, 1999. He was promoted to Lieutenant on May 17, 2015. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Firefighter III, Fire Officer I,  Hazardous Materials Operations, Fire Apparatus Engineer, Fire Inspector I, and Technical Rescue Awareness.

 

Arjes 2019SMCaptain Jesse Arjes 

Lieutenant Arjes joined the Dixon Fire Department on May 3, 2008. He was promoted to Lieutenant on July 2, 2016. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Operations, Fire Apparatus Engineer, Technical Rescue Awareness and Firefighter III and Fire Officer II.

 

Arnould 2019SMLieutenant Adam Arnould

Lieutenant Arnould joined the Dixon Fire Department on August 23, 2011. He was promoted to Lieutenant on December 17, 2018. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Technician, Advanced Technician Firefighter, Firefighter II, Fire Officer II and Technical Rescue Awareness.

 

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Lieutenant Aaron Brown

Firefighter Brown joined the Dixon Fire Department on March 15, 2011. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Operations, Advanced Technician Firefighter, Firefighter II, Fire Officer I, and Technical Rescue Awareness.

 

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Lieutenant Sean Wagner

Firefighter Wagner first joined the Dixon Fire Department as a Volunteer May 2007.  He was hired as a full time Firefighter on October 13, 2012.  His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Advanced Technician Firefighter, Firefighter II, Fire Officer I and Technical Rescue Awareness.

 

Boucher hat 2019SMFirefighter Dave Boucher 

Firefighter Boucher joined Dixon Fire Department on July 22, 2004. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Operations, Advanced Technician Firefighter, Firefighter II, Fire Officer I, Fire Apparatus Engineer, Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Specialist, and Technical Rescue Awareness.

 

Palacz 2019SMFirefighter Mark Palacz

Firefighter Palacz joined the Dixon Fire Department on June 9,2014. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Operations, Advanced Technician Firefighter, Technical Rescue Awareness and FSVO.

 

Bergemann 2019SmFirefighter Eric Bergemann

Firefighter Bergemann joined the Dixon Fire Department on June 16,2014. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Technician, Advanced Firefighter, Fire Officer I, Fire Apparatus Engineer, Technical Rescue Awareness and FSVO. Firefighter Bergemann holds a BS degree in Finance.

 

dixonfire031315 13Firefighter Nate McCoy

Firefighter McCoy joined the Dixon Fire Department on September 8,2014. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Hazardous Materials Operations, Advanced Firefighter, Fire Officer I, Fire Apparatus Engineer, VMO and FSVO. 

 

Markel 2019revFirefighter George Markel

Firefighter Markel joined the Dixon Fire Department on June 29, 2016. His certifications include EMT-Paramedic, Advanced Technician Firefighter, Fire Officer II, Hazardous Materials Operations, Fire Apparatus Engineer, and Vehicle Machinery Operations. 

 

Hansler hat 2019revFirefighter Tyler Hansler

Firefighter Hansler joined the Dixon Fire Department on December 13, 2018. His certifications include Basic Operations Firefighter and EMT-Paramedic.

 

 

J. Shipman hat 2019revFirefighter Josh Shipman

Firefighter joined the Dixon Fire Department on January 8, 2019. His certifications include Basic Operations Firefighter and EMT-Basic. Firefighter Shipman holds a BS degree in Business Management.