WFC Position 1
Ben AndrewsPosition: Position 1
Organization: Clallam County Fire District 3
Business Phone: (360) 683-4242
Bio: Ben has worked in the fire and emergency services for over 30 years. He began in 1988 as a volunteer firefighter in Mason County before joining the Washington State University Fire Department while attending college. After graduation, he served with Port Ludlow Fire & Rescue until 2003 when he accepted the Assistant Chief of Operations and Training position at Fire District No.3. He was selected to serve as the Fire Chief in August of 2015.
Ben has a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration from Washington State University and is a graduate of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program. He is also a certified trainer for the Ken Blanchard Companies in Situational Leadership II.
Ben has a wife, Leah, and two sons Aaron and Ryan. He stays active in mission programs at Sequim Community Church and assisting his wife with the homeschooling of their children. The family loves the outdoors and enjoys camping, hunting, and spending weekends showing dogs in AKC dog shows.