The Fire Chief provides the overall direction, leadership, and vision for the department.  The Administration Division provides administrative support for the Fire Department including customer service, budget preparation and administration, payroll, purchasing, human resources, information technology, policies and procedures/guidelines, setting departmental goals/objectives, planning/research, and fire department data management through information technology.

Administrative Staff

The Fire Chief reports to three Fire Commissioners who are elected by the citizens of the fire district. The Commissioners serve as the policy-makers of the fire district.


P.O. Box 578
East Olympia, WA 98540
360-491-5533 (phone)
360-459-3873 (fax)

Fire Chief
Mark King

Assistant Chief/Operations
Mike Calhoun

Battalion Chief/Training
Kevin Denton

Admin/Finance Manager
Kris Antich

Receptionist/Office Assistant
Diana Kutok


The Fire Commissioners meet the second Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. at Headquarters Station 61, 8047 Normandy Street SE, Olympia, WA 98501. The public is invited and encouraged to attend these meetings.

November 18, 2021 Agenda

Stanley A. Moon

Brandon B. Faust

Richard Dick C. Wells