The Deerfield Township Board of Trustees named Chris Eisele as the Deerfield Township Fire Chief on September 9, 2008. Chief Eisele brings to the position of Fire Chief excellent leadership qualities, extensive knowledge, and a wealth of fire service experience. Chief Eisele began his fire service career in 1989 with the Miami Township Fire Department in Hamilton County. Chief Eisele was hired as Career Firefighter with the City of Forest Park in 1999. He was promoted to Lieutenant in 2002 and Captain in 2003. Chief Eisele began serving the citizens of Deerfield Township in December of 2000 as part-time Firefighter/Paramedic. Chief Eisele was promoted to the position of Career Battalion Chief with Deerfield in 2005
Chief Eisele graduated from Anna Marie College with a Masters of Public Administration in 2013 (Summa Cum Laude). Chief Eisele also holds from the University of Cincinnati a Bachelor of Science Degree with honors in Fire Science. Chief Eisele also holds an Associate Degree in Fire Service Leadership and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cincinnati State Technical College. The Chief is now officially a graduate of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officers Program. Chief Eisele is certified as a Firefighter II, Paramedic, Fire Safety Inspector, Fire Instructor II, Fire Officer 4, Rescue Technician, and Hazardous Materials Technician. Chief Eisele also serves as a adjunct Professor at the University of Cincinnati.
Chief Eisele may be reached at 513.701.6962 or by email.