Philomath Fire & Rescue Board of Directors

The Board of Directors meet on the first Tuesday of each month to discuss the business of the District. The public is welcome to attend these meetings. If not listed below, please contact the fire station at 541-360-0030 to obtain the time and location of the next meeting.

The Philomath Fire & Rescue Board of Directors will hold Executive Session on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 3:00 pm under ORS 192.660(2)(d) To conduct deliberations with persons you have designated to carry on labor negotiations and ORS 192.660(2)( a) and 192.660(7) To consider the employment of an officer, employee, staff member or agent. . The Board of Directors Regular Session meeting will immediately follow. Both meetings will be held at Philomath Fire & Rescue, 1035 Main St, Philomath. Items on the agenda include review of the Volunteer Attendance and Incentive Policy, Social Media Policy, and the Board policies. Questions, call 541-360-0030.

The Philomath Fire & Rescue Civil Service Commission will meet on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 5 pm. This meeting will be held at Philomath Fire & Rescue, 1035 Main St., Philomath. Items on the agenda include review of the 2019 1st Quarter wages and Deputy Chief Recruitment. Questions, call 541-360-0030.

Board Members

Name, Position & Term Expiration

  • Joe Brier President June 2021

  • Rick Brand Treasurer June 2019

  • Ruth Jacobs June 2021

  • Kevin Sullivan Vice President June 2019

  • Robyn Jones June 2019


Civil Service Commission

The Civil Service Commission for Philomath Fire & Rescue is made up of three Commissioners appointed by the Board of Directors to three year terms. 

Name, Original Appointment & Term Expiration

  • Tom Plant June 2007 August 2020

  • Michael Sage September 2011 August 2021

  • Van Hunsaker April 2017 August 2019


Budget Committee

We are accepting applications for our Budget Committee. If you are interested in serving your community, please complete this application and bring it to the Fire Station, 1035 Main St, Philomath.

Name, Original Appointment & Term Expiration

  • OPEN Position

  • Larry Sleeman

  • Peter Finn

  • Anton Grube

  • Joseph Sullivan