We are proud to announce the appointment of Acting Fire Chief Christopher Boyd as Chief of the Orange City Fire Department, effective June 11, 2019.
Chief Boyd is an Orange County native, and lifetime Orange City Firefighter. A Fire Explorer with Orange at the age of 15, he later graduated from the Santa Ana Fire Academy. In 1989 he was hired by Orange as a Firefighter. During his 30-year career with the Department, he has served as Firefighter/Paramedic, Training Captain, Deputy Fire Marshal, Battalion Chief, and Deputy Chief.
Chief Boyd takes over from Chief Doug Fackiner, who retired in May. Chief Fackiner served the citizens of Orange as Fire Chief from 2018-2019.