Meet Our Administration:

Joel Whitmore
Fire Chief Joel Whitmore

Fire Chief, Joel Whitmore was born and raised in Northwood and is a 1988 graduate of Northwood High School.  He became a member of the fire department in 1988.  In addition to being the part-time fire chief in Northwood, he is also an Assistant Fire Chief for the Perrysburg Fire Division.  He attended Owens Community College and is a 2010 graduate of the Ohio Fire Executive Program.  Joel is married to his wife Julie.  They have five kids and one grand-daughter.  In his spare time, he enjoys traveling and watching his kids sporting events.  

Randy Roslin
Deputy Fire Chief Randy Roslin

Deputy Fire Chief, Randy Roslin graduated from Lake High School in 1974. He started as a volunteer firefighter in 1986 with the Walbridge-Lake Fire Department. He became a career firefighter with the Toledo Fire Department in 1989 and got his paramedic certification in 1992. While attending school he  volunteered with the Walbridge-Lake Fire Department and eventually progressed through the ranks to District Chief. Randy retired from Lake Township Fire Department in 2006 with 20 years of service and married Leeanne. He then moved to Northwood and joined the Northwood Fire Department in 2009 and is currently serving as the Deputy Chief, along with his full time Toledo Fire Department job.

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Phone: 419-690-1647
Fax: 419-693-6705

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