Fire & Rescue


The Shenandoah County Department of Fire and Rescue is committed to providing a safe community, protecting the life, property and welfare of residents and visitors to our County.

We accomplish this by delivering quality emergency services to our community. In meeting this objective, we demand of ourselves the highest professional standards and dedication to our Core Values.




We need your help!

If you live in Shenandoah County – would you take a few minutes to answer a few easy questions about how you think about natural hazards here in our County!

Looking to volunteer?  Click here!

Looking for a CPR class?

BLS CPR Course – August 5, 2023

AHA CPR/First Aid Class – September 23, 2023

BLS CPR Course – November 4, 2023

Want to receive alerts for dangerous weather and other emergencies?  Shenandoah County has partnered with CodeRED Community Notification. If you’re interested in signing up for alerts, visit the enrollment page.


Our Staff

Tim Williams
Fire Chief
(540) 459-6197

David Ferguson
Fire Marshal
(540) 459-6177

Shannon Walters
Service Assistant
(540) 459-6167

Bill Streett Jr
Deputy Chief, Operations
(540) 459-6325

Courtney Cave
Deputy Chief, Training
(540) 459-6324

Summer Ruhling
Training Captain
(540) 459-4203

Melissa Edmondson
Recruitment & Retention Officer
(540) 459-9105

Wendy Bulatko
EMS Billing Technician
(540) 459-6774