Congratulations to our Award Winners!
2023 Firefighter of the Year
Firefighter of the Year, Rich is one of our top responders. Not only does he have a long history in the fire service but understands the value of continually taking classes. He understands that things change over the years and that we must adapt with the changes. Not onlyRich on the majority of calls but he is always willing to lend a hand where ever it’s needed; on scene, at the hall, assisting with events and drills. The 2023 Firefighter of the year is…. RICH SAINSBURY
2023 EMS Provider of the Year
EMS Provider of the year, this individual joined Vigilant and has hit the ground running and continues to run.. In such a short time, Q not only have completed multiple classes, but he continues to take classes. Kerwin is like a sponge, always asking questions, always wanting to find out why things happen and for what reason. Q is one of our top day EMTs – the 2023 EMS Provider of the year is… KERWIN QUIRANTE (Q)
2023 Ed Keller Recipient
The 2023 Ed Keller Award recipient is Lisa Lehsten. Lisa joined Vigilant in September 1986 and was active for a number of years, but took time off to raise her family and assist with the care of her father, who was also a life member. Lisa has held many offices and has since returned to active service, currently serving as a Fire Company Board of Director.