Currently, Mr. Schmidt serves as the Public Safety Training Coordinator and Fire Instructor at Lakeshore Technical College. He has been part of the Elkhart Lake Fire Department for 21 years and has held a variety of leadership positions ranging from Lieutenant, Secretary/Treasurer, Assistant Chief/Training Officer, and Captain, and is the current Fire Chief. Because of his dedicated service, he was recognized in 2015 with the Badger Firefighters Association Heroism Award. In 2016 he was recognized as Elkhart Lake Fire Department’s Firefighter of the Year, and in 2022 he was a nominee for the Sheboygan County Chamber of Commerce Best Under 40 Volunteer of the Year.
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