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Fire Chiefs

Photo of Fire Chief A. B. Cairns
Photo of Fire Chief A.B. Cairns courtesy of the San Diego Fire House Museum.
  1. A.B. Cairns Chief Engineer 1889-1905
  2. Ray Shute Chief Engineer 1905-1907
  3. Eugene Donnelly Chief Engineer 1907-1909
  4. Louis Almgren Chief Engineer 1909-1935
  5. John E. Parrish Fire Chief 1935-1947
  6. George Courser Fire Chief 1947-1960
  7. Ray Shukraft Fire Chief 1960-1968
  8. Leonard Bell Fire Chief 1968-1975
  9. Dee J. Rogers Fire Chief 1975-1979
  10. Earl G. Roberts Fire Chief 1979-1984
  11. Roger C. Phillips Fire Chief 1984-1985
  12. John Delotch Fire Chief 1985-1992
  13. Robert E. Osby Fire Chief 1992-2002
  14. Jeff Bowman Fire Chief 2002-2006
  15. Tracy Jarman Fire Chief 2006-2009
  16. Javier Mainar Fire Chief 2009-Present