Mark Amsinger

Mark Amsinger
E-Mail Address: mamsinger@lofpd.com
Hobbies: Spending time with family; military history; football; baseball
Training/Certifications :Bachelor of Arts in History from University of Missouri-Columbia; Associates Degree in Fire Science from John Woods Community College; Firefighter I & II; Haz-Mat Operations; Fire Instructor I; Fire Officer I; EMT-B; Dive Training
Year Started: 1994
Awards: Officer of the Year
Positions Held: Firefighter; Sergeant; Lieutenant; Captain; Battalion Chief; Division Chief; Assistant Chief; Fire Chief
Matt Birdsley
Hobbies: Outdoors
Training/Certifications: Industrial Safety/Fire Science Program-University of Central Missouri; Firefighter I; Emergency Medical Technician
Year Started: 1998
Awards: Officer of the Year
Positions Held: Firefighter, Battalion Chief, Captain, Assistant Chief
Charlie Misenheimer
Email Address: cmisenheimer@lofpd.com
Positions Held: Building Inspector
Tim Dorsey
Email Address: tdorsey@lofpd.com
Positions Held: Division Chief of EMS

RESPONSE TIMES

In 2013, our response time was 7:33. 

In 2013, there was 90 times where the fire district was running 2 or more calls simultaneously

ALARM TIMES

1100-1200 – 4.86%
1200-1300 – 5.56%
1300-1400 – 5.95%
1400-1500 – 5.56%
1500-1600 – 6.35%
1600-1700 – 6.65%
1700-1800 – 6.95%
1800-1900 – 5.26%
1900-2000 – 6.85%
2000-2100 – 5.46%
2100-2200 – 4.07%
2200-2300 – 4.46%
2300-0000 – 3.07%
0000-0100 – 2.18%
0100-0200 – 3.57%
0200-0300 – 2.38%
0300-0400 – 1.48%
0400-0500 – 1.58%
0500-0600 – 1.68%
0600-0700 – 1.19%
0700-0800 – 2.28%
0800-0900 -- 3.87%
0900-1000 – 3.67%
1000-1100 – 4.96%

PERMITS ISSUED

  • Residential New – 22
  • Residential Remodel – 17
  • Multi-Family – 4
  • Multi-Family Remodel – 1
  • Commercial New – 7
  • Commercial Remodel – 11
  • Hood Systems – 1
  • Electrical – 4
  • Firework Stands – 3
  • Swimming Pools – 1
  • Dock Inspections/Permits – 129
  • Commercial Dock – 12
  • Firework Displays – 7
  • Occupancy Permits – 5

During 2013, the fire district conducted 50 Wildfire Assessment Surveys

PUBLIC EDUCATION

In 2013, the district conducted the following public education:

  • 6 CPR classes
  • 1 EMT Class
  • 1 Firewise Open House
  • Car Seat Inspections/Installations
  • Attended numerous public events

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Mark Amsinger
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Chris Moore
E-Mail Address: captain207@lofpd.com
Hobbies: Hunting; Camping; Hiking; Biking; Boating; Shooting; Archery
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; Rope Rescue Tech; Confined Space Rescue; RIT; Fire Science & Behavior; Fire Instructor I; Fire Officer II; Haz-Mat Tech; Fire Investigator; EMT-B
Year Started: 1992
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Positions Held: Firefighter; Captain
Tanner Garber
Hobbies: Fishing, Hunting, Hanging out with friends and family
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; Emergengy Medical Technician
Year Started: May 2007
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Positions Held: Firefighter/EMT-B
Steve Smith
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Scott Apprill
E-Mail Address: unicornroad@yahoo.com

Hobbies: Boating, Music, DJ Business, Playing Guitar, Laser Lighting

Training/Certifications: Emergency Medical Technician; Public Safety Diver; Dry Suit Diver; Swiftwater Boat Rescue; Firefighter I & II
Year Started: 2002
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Positions Held: Firefighter/EMT; Rescue/Recovery Diver; Step-Up Captain
Aron Gish
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Tim Gash
E-Mail Address: tgash@charter.net
Hobbies: Fire & EMS Patches; Historical Artifacts; Code 3 Vehicles; Bicycling; Camping
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; Paramedic; Fire Instructor; Haz-Mat Operations; Rope Rescue Intro; ACLS; ITLS; PNCCT; PALS
Year Started: 2004
Awards:2005 EMS Provider of the Year; 1989 Paramedic of the Year, St. Louis City; 17 Documented Clinical Saves; 1989 Mayoral Proclamation
Positions Held: EMT; EMT-P; EMS Supervisor; Paramedic Crew Chief
Caleb Freese
E-Mail Address: firebeware@juno.com
Hobbies: Kayaking; Sport Shooting; Hunting; Fishing
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; Haz-Mat Operations; Rope Rescue Tech; Fire Officer I; Paramedic; Critical Care Paramedic
Year Started: 2006
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Positions Held: Firefighter; EMT-P
Shane Merrill
E-Mail Address: lofpd279@hotmail.com
Hobbies: Auto Racing
Training/Certifications: FirefighterI & II; Haz-Mat Awareness & Ops; NREMT; Inspector I; Instructor I; Driver/Operator Pumper; Driver/Operator Mobile Water Supply; DOD Telecommunications I & II; LGS Diver
Year Started: 1999
Awards: Firefigher of the Year three times
Positions Held: Firefighter; EMT; Maintenance; Building Inspector

Tim Herbig, Captain
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Dave Woodward, FF/EMT
E-Mail Address: firewood8111@hotmail.com
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Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; EMT-B; ITLS; Haz-Mat Operations; Fire Instructor I; EMS Instructor; ITLS Instructor; NRP
Year Started: April 2006
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Positions Held: Firefighter/EMT
Dave Martin, FF/Paramedic
E-Mail Address: mart5357@gmail.com
Hobbies: My motorcycle; Movies; Jogging
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; CCEMT-P; ACLS; ITLS; PALS; AHLS; MO EMS Instructor
Year Started: 2005
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Positions Held: Firefighter/Paramedic
Justin Martin, FF/EMT
E-Mail Address: LOFPD282@gmail.com
Hobbies: Hunting, Fishing, Boating, Camping
Training/Certifications: Rope Tech; Swiftwater Tech; Trench Tech; Confined Space Tech; Boat Tech; Public Safety Diver; Firefighter I & II; Emergency Medical Technician
Year Started: 2003
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Positions Held: Firefighter/EMT; Division Chief of Training for Rocky Mount Fire District
Dave Matusik, FF/Paramedic
E-Mail Address: mudsak@hotmail.com
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; Paramedic; Fire Instructor I; Fire Officer I; Fire Investigator; Confined Space Rescue; RIT PALS; ITLS
Year Started: 2008
Awards: Best Legs in Shorts
Positions Held: Firefighter; EMT-P
Kurtis Vansyoc, FF/Paramedic
E-Mail Address: firemankv@hotmail.com
Hobbies: Music; History
Training/Certifications: Firefighting; Paramedic; Hostage Negotiation; Haz-Mat Operations; Advanced Open Water Diver; Wildland Firefighting
Year Started: 2006
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Positions Held: Firefighter/Paramedic
Shawn Merrill, FF/EMT
Hobbies: Racing; Horses.
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; EMT-B; Haz-Mat Operations; Dive
Year Started: 2003
Awards: Rookie of the Year; Firefighter of the Year-2 years
Positions Held: Firefighter, EMT-B
Nicholas Hutzler, FF/EMT
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Ryan Vaughn, Captain
E-Mail Address: iaff207@hotmail.com
Hobbies: Mixed Martial Arts; Hunting; Family
Training/Certifications: Missouri Firefighter I & II; Officer I; Instructor I; LSG Diver; Dry Suit Diver; Missouri EMT-B; Haz-Mat Tech; NIMS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700, 800; Residential Structural Collapse; Rapid Intervention Team Tactics; Quint Concepts Training; FDIC; Level I Wildland Fire Training; Intro to Tech Rescue; Live Flashover Training
Year Started: 1999
Awards: 2004 Firefighter of the Year; 2005, 2006, 2007 Office of the Year
Positions Held: A-Shift Captain; C-Shift Captain; Former Shop Steward
David Brown, FF/EMT
E-Mail Address: iaff274@hotmail.com
Hobbies: Golfing; Playing Sports; Riding ATVs & Dirt Bikes; Mountain Biking; Snow Skiing; Hunting; Fishing; Vacation & Travel; Kayaking; Anything Outdoors.
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; EMT-B; Haz-Mat Awareness; Haz-Mat Operations; RIT Training; Multiple Classes from University of Missouri-Columbia Fire School, Firehouse Expo in Baltimore, Maryland; Open Water Diver.
Year Started: 1992
Awards: Firefighter of the Year
Positions Held: Firefighter, EMT-B; 2nd District Vice-President Missouri State Council of Firefighters; Missouri State Coordinator for MDA for IAFF; MDA Community Chairperson for the Lake Area.
Shane Roden, FF/Paramedic
Hobbies: Scuba Diving; Traveling to as many places as possible with my wife; Watching Red Bull Air Races; Playing in the water whenever possible.
Training/Certifications: Bachelor of Science-Fire Science Management 2007-Lindenwood University; Associates of Applied Science in Paramedic Technology 2005 East Central College; Paramedic 2003-University of Missouri-Columbia; ACLS Instructor; PALS Instructor & CPR; Car Seat Technician; State Firefighter I & II; Fire Investigator; Inspector; Driver/Operator; Fire Service Instructor I; State Evaluator; Heavy Rescue; ITR; Confined Space Tech; Rope Tech; Trench Tech; Structural Collapse Tech; Swiftwater Tech; Swiftwater Boat Operator Tech; Haz-Mat Technician; Tactical Medic
Year Started: 2008
Awards: In my career I have has 5 clinical saves.
Positions Held: Firefighter; EMT-P; Engineer/Paramedic; Reserve Deputy Franklin County Sheriff's Office; Paramedic at Gateway Ambulance; Six Flags-St. Louis First Aid; Franklin County HSRT, St. Louis Metro Strike Team 5, Heavy Rescue
Russ Stewart
E-Mail Address: rstew4@gmail.com
Hobbies: My kids; My horses; Sports; Woodworking; Most anything outside
Training/Certifications: Paramedic; Firefighter I & II; Critical Care; ITLS; ACLS; NRP; PALS; LGS Diver; Officer I; Instructor I
Year Started: 2004
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Chuck King, FF/EMT
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John Thacker, FF/EMT
E-Mail Address: thack3897@gmail.com
Hobbies: Sports; Horses; Hunting; Fishing
Training/Certifications: Firefighter I & II; Haz-Mat Operations; Officer I; Instructor I, EMT-B; Wildland Firefighter I; NIMS; St. Charles County Fire Academy; Storm Spotter; LPG Emergencies; Dive(PADI); Intro to Tech Rescue; Rope Rescue Tech; BTLS
Year Started: February 2. 2000
Awards: 2000 Rookie of the Year
Positions Held: C-Shift Captain, Step-Up, Senior Firefighter
Bobby Allison, FF/Paramedic
E-Mail Address: emtp528@yahoo.com
Hobbies: Golf; Fishing; Motorcycling
Training/Certifications: East Central College-Fire Technology; Waynesville Technical Academy-Paramedicine; Firefighter I & II; ITLS Instructor; EMS Instructor/Coordinator; ACLS; PALS; NRP; Critical Care Paramedic
Year Started: 2008
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Positions Held: Firefighter/Paramedic
 
David Tenley, Lieutenant
E-Mail Address: lofpd.230@gmail.com
Training/Certifications: Fire; Rescue; EMS
Year Started: 2003
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Positions Held: Fire Lieutenant Station #3; Volunteer
Doug Olauson, Firefighter
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Byron Deere, Firefighter
Hobbies: Fire Department Patches
Year Started: 1975
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Positions Held: Firefighter; Volunteer
     

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1767 Bagnell Dam Blvd
Lake Ozark, MO 65049
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