teamFireside continually invests in the development of its team, recruiting and championing first-class responders to meet the requirements of the most discerning organizations.

With at least several years of experience in emergency response and the requisite credentials to meet our customers’ high expectations, members of Fireside’s team come from a wide variety of relevant professions, from currently licensed pilots, dispatchers, psychologists and social workers to former NTSB, FAA, law enforcement, and medicolegal officials. All Fireside field responders are employees of the company.

In addition to aviation, the Fireside team has experience in educational institution incidents, natural disaster recovery, and a combined 68 years of federal and military incident response. During a response, Fireside leverages its close working relationships with the NTSB, FBI, and industry specialists.

Management Team

Donald J. Chupp
President and CEO

Carla Tirel
AVP, Business Operations