Jim Wyatt, Division Chief, Emergency Medical Services
Chris Weber, Division Chief, Fire Operations
Jennifer Fortino, Management Analyst
Kellie Bourke, Office Assistant
Protecting People and Property
Led by Fire Chief Jim Wyatt, the Gilroy Fire Department protects the safety of Gilroy residents and businesses by responding to structural and wild fires as well as motor vehicle accidents, medical calls, search and rescue, and other critical emergencies.
We are dedicated to protecting the lives, property and environment of the Gilroy community by employing the latest fire, rescue, emergency medical service, and prevention practices and technologies.
Respect for Others
Core services provided by the Fire Department include structural and wildland firefighting, emergency medical services, vehicle extrication, hazardous materials response, fire prevention, and public education and outreach.
Our motto is “First in service to the community”—and we are here to serve YOU!