Bill Franse, Fire Chief

Bill has served the community by volunteering with the Fire District for 20 years. His family settled in Cass county before the Civil War. He has attained numerous certifications over his years in the fire service. He is currently serving his 3rd consecutive term as the President of the Cass County Fire Chiefs Association. His experience and training added to his background as an administrator and in operations analysis which serves him in his leadership role through service approach. Bill is honored to serve our incredible team of devoted and motivated first responders.  Bill is married and has 2 children that are very involved in athletics.