St John-Dade Fireplace Rescue Broadcasts New Boss – NBC 6 South Florida
St John-Dade Fire Rescue has a new boss – the same man who has temporarily held the job for over five months.
On Monday, Mayor Carlos Gimenez made the official full-time appointment of Alan Cominsky to the position. Cominsky had been the interim boss since December 10th.
“He has proven to be a dedicated professional during his 25 years with the St John-Dade Fire Rescue Department. Chief Cominsky has demonstrated outstanding leadership skills, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic, “Gimenez said in a statement.” I am confident that he can continue to lead the department during these challenging times. “
Cominsky has held various positions since joining the department in 1995, including deputy fire chief for technical and support services and the department’s fire fighter.
Born in South Florida, he earned an associate degree in science and an associate degree in arts from St John-Dade Community College, as well as a bachelor’s degree in public administration and a master’s degree in public administration from Barry University.