Chief Tom Reed assumes role as President of RISFFL
By Secretary Christopher Koretski
June 27, 2024

On Wednesday June 26, 2024 Chief Tom Reed of the Kingston Fire District assumed his new role as President of the Rhode Island Southern Firefighters League. Chief Justin Lee of Hope Valley-Wyoming Fire District has served as President since 2021. Tom has been the Vice President on the Board since 2001 also.

Chief Reed presented Chief Lee with a special plaque at the meeting to acknowledge his service to the League as the President. Chief Lee will continue on the Board as the League Treasurer. About 40 members and guests attended the dinner including Past President and Retired Kingston Chief Nate Barrington.

The 2024-2025 Board of Directors is as follows:

President Chief Tom Reed, Kingston Fire District
Vice President Chief Andrew Kettle, Charlestown Ambulance-Rescue Service
Treasurer Chief Justin Lee, Hope Valley-Wyoming Fire District
Secretary Assistant Chief Christopher Koretski, Watch Hill Fire Department
Director Chief John Mackay, Westerly Fire Department

Congratulations to the new board and thank you for your continued service to the League.