Fire Chief John Clark was appointed the North Whidbey Fire and Rescue Chief on March 16, 2020.  Prior to accepting the Chief’s position in Baker City, John was Fire Chief in Baker City, Oregon.  Chief Clark’s focus is on improvement of NWFR's firefighter recruitment/retention program and strategic implementation of progressive delivery of quality Fire & EMS services.

Chief Clark holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Engineering from University of Cincinnati and a Master’s Degree in Safety Administration from University of Eastern Kentucky. Additionally, Clark is a certified Fire Officer III, Paramedic, Fire Instructor I, Fire Plans Examiner, Fire Inspector and Professional Emergency Manager.

Chief Clark, and his wife Gina, have quickly settled into life on Whidbey Island and have recently purchased their first home here! 

Fire Chief John Clark

Phone: 360.544.8304

Email: chiefclark@nwfr.org

North Whidbey Fire and Rescue

Administration Office

770 NE Midway BLVD, Suite 201

Oak Harbor, WA 98277

Phone:  (360) 675-1131

Fax: (360) 675-0762

Email: office@nwfr.org

In case of an emergency call 911.