Kirkwood Announces Hiring of New Fire Chief
By Shanna Hall, I love selling houses!!!St. Louis, MO 314-703-1311
(Real Estate Solutions)
Kirkwood Announces Hiring of New Fire Chief (info provided through the Kirkwood email newsletter) The City of Kirkwood has chosen James L. Silvernail to be the City's next Fire Chief. Silvernail, who will take over from Interim Fire Chief Larry Bierman, is expected to start May 16, 2016. Bierman was appointed as interim chief in October 2015, following the retirement of Fire Chief Tom Openlander. Bierman has served in this capacity while the City conducted a recruitment process, with the help of GovHR USA. Silvernail most recently was employed by the Metro West Fire Protection District as a Battalion Chief. He has been in the fire service since 1997 and has served as a Battalion Chief since 2013. In that position he was responsible for the supervision of five fire suppression compan...