Executive Staff

Fire - Richardson 
 Chris Richardson, Interim Fire Chief

Mr.Richardson is the Assistant Chief for the City of El Mirage Fire Department. He believes in dedication and loyalty. He has worked for the City of El Mirage for the past 20 years, starting as a reserve firefighter and advancing through the ranks of the department.

Mr. Richardson believes in providing the community with top notch Fire and Emergency medical services. With over 20 years of experience as a firefighter and officer, he has been dedicated to helping the department progress from a combination fire department to a Full Time Paid Professional Fire Department

Mr. Richardson was the first Paramedic that was sponsored by the El Mirage Fire Department. He has been a Paramedic for the past 15 years and has over 25 years of total Emergency Medical Experience.

Mr. Richardson is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Fire Administration with an emphasis in Arson Investigations from Columbia Southern University.  Mr. Richardson is married with two children.