2022 MSFCA Awards Recipients

The individuals below were honored at the MSFCA Awards Banquet at the 2022 MSFCA Annual Conference on Friday, October 21 in Duluth. Thank you for your contributions to your communities and the Minnesota Fire Service. Congratulations!

Fire Officer of the Year - Population under 10,000
Chief Jeff Leuer, Loretto Fire Department

Fire Officer of the Year - Population over 10,000
Chief Tim Holmes, Brainerd Fire Department 

Public Fire Education Firefighter/Department Recognition Award
Scott Carriveau, Maple Lake Fire Department 

Magazine Awards
Frank Oberg Article of the Year: Chief Matt Tonn, Lester Prairie "Losing One of Your Own"

Tony Richardson Cover of the Year: Michael Yungers, Winter 2022 Issue


Leadership Award
Crawford Wiestling