New Mexico Fire Chief’s Assocation elected our newest member to serve as their Vice President.
Please meet Battalion Chief Michael Daniels, Las Cruces Fire Department (NM)
Battalion Chief Michael Daniels began his fire service career in 2006 with the Las Cruces Fire Department following his service in the United States Navy as an Aviation Ordnanceman aboard a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the USS Nimitz CVN-68. He now serves as a Shift Commander assigned to Battalion 1 /B-Shift for the Las Cruces Fire Department.
Battalion Chief Daniels has a Master’s in Business Administration from Western New Mexico University and is currently enrolled in the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program.
In his tenure with the Las Cruces Fire Department he has served as the interim Training Officer, Emergency Medical Services Quality Improvement Program Manager and has been an active member in the department’s training committees.