"Strength In Unity"

State Council Overview

The management and control of the Union is vested in the State Council. State Council meets on the second Thursday of every month. All members of State Council hold office for a term of 3 years and are eligible for re-election. All financial members are entitled to vote.

State Council consists of:

  • The Secretary
  • The President
  • Two Vice-Presidents
  • Three Trustees
  • Treasurer
  • Six ordinary Council members

Of the two Vice-Presidents, one shall be elected from firefighter members and the other shall be elected from officer members. The three trustees can be either firefighter or officer members. Of the six ordinary council members three shall be elected from firefighter members and three shall be elected from officer members.

Only firefighter members can nominate for positions on Council reserved for firefighters and only officer members can nominate for positions on Council reserved for officer members.

All members however can participate in the election of all Council members.

State Council

Name Position Representation
Matthew Watherston Vice President Officers
Andrew Caire Vice President Firefighters
Christopher Barry Trustee
Tristan Miller Trustee
Benjamin Whitlock Trustee
Matthew Vick Committee Member Firefighters
Gideon Douglas Committee Member Officers
Adrian Puust Committee Member Officers
Andrew Bell Committee Member Firefighters
Neil Mangelsdorf Committee Member Officers
Kevin Fischer Committee Member Firefighters