Smithers Fire Chief Keith Stecko announces retirement
Published Friday, September 17, 2021 9:05AM PDT
Town of Smithers Photo: Outgoing Fire Chief Keith Stecko (left) congratulates incoming Fire Chief Kelly Zacharias (right).
SMITHERS, B.C. -- v> Long-time Smithers Fire Chief Keith Stecko is calling it a career.
The town has announced that Stecko is retiring at the end of November, and will turn the reins over to his deputy, Kelly Zacharias.
Stecko originally joined the town as Airport Managacer and Deputy Fire Chief in 2000, and became Smithers Fire Chief four years later.
Zacharias followed in his footsteps, serving as Airport Manager and Deputy Fire Chief in 2004.