Matthew C Read

Matt joined the department as a Junior Member in 2008. Since then, he has held the the positions of Lieutenant and Captain. Matt is currently serving as the Assistant Chief and is tasked with managing the department's fire, rescue, and apparatus operator training programs. 

Matt is a Career Fireman/EMT for the Christiana Fire Company, and a part-time instructor for the Delaware State Fire School. He holds the certifications of Pro Board Firefighter I, Firefighter II, Hazardous Materials Operations, Fire Instructor I, Fire Instructor II, and has completed the Delaware Fire Officer I and II programs.