DALTON- The statewide Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs announced the election of Chief Ken Zaydel as Secretary/Treasurer of their association. The election took place last Saturday, Aug. at the 2018 Georgia Fire Service Conference held in Dalton, Georgia. Chief Zaydel had served as one of the nine District Vice Presidents before running for the executive committee.
“We are pleased to have Chief Zaydel taking on this leadership position, on the GAFC Executive Board,” said GAFC Newly Elected President, Chief Wasdin, Hazlehurst – Jeff Davis County Fire Department. “Zaydel is respected by his colleagues, and I’m sure he’ll provide great leadership to the membership.”
Chief Zaydel currently serves as the Fire Chief for the City of Social Circle. A position he has held since November of 2012.
Dating back to 1952 and based in GMA’s Atlanta office, GAFC works to advance fire services in Georgia and represents more than 800 chief fire officers statewide.