Board of Directors

2023- 2024 NHAFC Current Board of Directors





Chief Dave Emanuel

Durham Fire Department

51 College Road

Durham, NH  03824





Cell: (603) 397-7447

Phone (603) 862-1426

[email protected]





1st Vice President


Chief James Watkins

Berlin Fire Department

263 Main Street

Berlin, N.H. 03570


Cell:  (603) 991-3248

Phone: (603) 752-3135

 [email protected]





 2nd Vice President


Chief Scott Hunter

Bedford Fire Department

55 Consitution Drive

Bedford N.H. 03110


Cell - 603-792-1369

[email protected]







Executive Director


Chief Brent Lemire, ret.

547 Charles Bancroft Hwy.

Litchfield, NH  03052-1003



Cell:  (603) 867-4911

[email protected]




Chief Steve Carrier

Gilford Fire Department

39 Cherry Valley Road
Gilford, NH 03249



 Phone: (603) 527-4758

[email protected]



Sergeant At Arms


Chief David Chamberlain

Jaffrey Fire Department

138 Turnpike Road

Jaffery, NH 03452





[email protected]





 Fulltime Director

 Chief Michael McShane

Dover Fire Department

288 Central Ave.

Dover, N.H. 03110



 Work: 603-534-2478

[email protected]




 Fulltime Director

Chief Steve Buxton

Nashua Fire Rescue

70 East Hollis Street

Nashua, NH 03060


Work: 603-594-3651

[email protected]


Combination Director

Chief Ben LaRoche

Bristol Fire Department

85 Lake St.

Bristol, NH 03222



Work:  603-744-2632

 [email protected]


 Combination Director

 Ops Chief Francis Fraitzl 

New Boston Fire Rescue

230 West Main Street

New Boston, NH 03561

Work: 603-444-2137

Cell: 247-9298

[email protected]



 Voting Member Director

Chief James Wheatley

Lebanon Fire Rescue

12 South Park Street
Lebanon, NH 03766



Work: 603-448-8810

Cell:  802-279-3921

[email protected]




Immediate Past President


 Chief Larry Best

Biddeford, ME Fire Department


Cell: 603-767-5222

[email protected]








 Chief Shawn Murray

Goffstown Fire Department

39 Church Street

Goffstown, NH 03045

First Vice President

Chief Ken Jones

Meredith Fire Department

286 DW Highway

Meredith, NH 03253


Work:  (603) 396-3957 

[email protected] 




Work:  (603) 848-0307

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