Wayne Eder Fire Chief, Wayne Eder, Wayne L. Eder. Wayne Eder Civil War
A retired professional Fire Chief, College Professor, and Grant Writer/Manager with an MBA, BS, and graduate of National Fire Academy Executive Fire Officer Program. Over $10 million in successfull grants and donations have helped non-profits, volunteer fire departments, and fire districts. Certified Fire Officer I & II; Fire Instructor I, II, & III; Fire Prevention Officer I; Fire Investigator I; Hazardous Materials Incident Commander; Specialist; Instructor; and Technician. An extensive background in Insurance Services Office (ISO) and Department of Defense (DOD) Fire Protection Surveys has allowed numerous fire departments and communities to reduce their ISO/PPC Ratings, resulting in millions of dollars in insurance premium savings. Wayne's largest ISO improvement involved the community of North Kingman, AZ with a reduction from an ISO Class 9 to an ISO Class 3 in an area without fire hydrants thanks to an innovative water shuttle program. A similar reduction was achieved in Twentynine Palms, CA with a reduction from an ISO Class 9 to an ISO Class 4. Published author in industry journals and internet articles. Chaplain for Sons of Union Veterans of Civil War in Reno, NV. Sons of Veterans Reserve, 6th Military District, NV/CA Artillery Commander. Battery Commander-Battery B, 1st New Jersey Light Artillery.