14 Firefighters Recognized for Promotions at Fall Ceremony

On Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Columbia Richland Fire once again took time to recognize all of our members who received promotions over recent months.

With their friends, families and firefighter breathren looking on, 14 members of the department would offcially be badged for their new positions by Columbia Richland Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins. The promotional ceremony would take place inside the bay at department headquarters.

Here is a complete list of the honorees:

Senior Firefighter

Effective July 27, 2019

James Johnson

Matthew Johnson



Effective May 18, 2019

Justin Epps

Effective July 27, 2019

John Cook

Effective October 5, 2019

Michael Richardson                           Seth Sheppard

Steve Robarge                                     Michael Winnington

Fire Training Officer

Effective July 15, 2019

Yuhanna Muhammad


Fire Captain

Effective July 27, 2019

Jonathan Bond                                  Chad Alexander

Samuel Biber

Effective October 5, 2019

David Cooper

Michael Deal