The board of directors are not paid for their service. They are volunteering their time so please be sure to thank them!
Fred Wechselberger President and Treasurer
Las Vegas Fire & Rescue
Fred has been a Las Vegas resident since 1976. He has worked at the Fire Alarm Office as a 9-1-1 Fire Dispatcher since 2004. Prior to that, he worked as a dispatcher at MedicWest Ambulance, AMR Ambulance and Mercy Ambulance. Fred has management experience from being a entrepreneur after he owned and operated two successful businesses and was a manager for Domino's Pizza. He volunteers each year at the MDA Telethon. He holds an AAS degrees in Fire Science. Fred is excited with what we have been able to do so far and looks forward to growing this charity into a huge success and really touching people's lives at a time they need it most. He thanks everyone for their continued support.
Dennis de Vera
Las Vegas Fire & Rescue
Bio coming soon
Epa moved to Las Vegas from Hawaii in 1997. She has been a 911 dispatcher for almost 5 years, and prior to held different positions in the hotel industry. In 2009 she was awarded “Top Baldy”, and raised over $5000 for NV Pep. She has been married for 14 years and has two beautiful children. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and loves practicing Bikram yoga. She truly loves her job and is very thankful for the opportunity to be part of this great organization.
Las Vegas Marshals
Anthony Bruno has been a resident in the Las Vegas valley since 2000. He comes from the hometown of Santa Clarita (Magic Mountain) with a huge heart and an eagerness to volunteer to help others. Bruno was a volunteer for the Southern Nevada Chapter of the Trauma Intervention Program (“Tips“) for approximately 5 years. He started with Tips as a “Tips Teen“ where he was called out to assist citizens in dealing with a death of a love one. After one moth of graduating high school from Centennial, Bruno started at AMR Ambulance as one of the youngest ever Emergency Medical Dispatchers. In 2008, Bruno was hired with the City Of Las Vegas as a Public Safety Technician where he continues to love his job.
Clark County Fire Dept Representative
Henderson Fire Dept Representative
Doug was one of the first paramedics hired with the Henderson Fire Department in 1988. Currently he holds the position as a Battalion Chief. Doug has over 25 years in the EMS field and has worked in rural Iowa, Kansas City Mo, and has been in Las Vegas for the past 23 years. He has his AS Degree in Emergency Medic Care and Rescue from Minnesota State University and is currently finishing his B.S. Degree in Fire and Emergency Services Administration from Colorado State University. He has been married for 19 years and has 3 kids. When Doug is not at work, you will find him very active in the community coaching Football, Basketball and Girls Softball.
Mark has been a resident of Las Vegas since 2007. He along with his wife Jennifer are local business owners of two Firehouse Subs locations in Las Vegas and they are also the area representatives for franchising Firehouse Subs in the Southern Nevada and Southern Utah markets. Mark has been a foodservice professional for over 38 years.