Kevin Vincel (Bio)

Fire Chief
Chief Vincel began his career at South Adams County Fire 25 years ago and has held positions as; Firefighter, Fire Inspector, Deputy Fire Marshal, Acting Fire Marshal and Fire Chief.

Chief Vincel holds an Associate’s Degree in Fire Science from Red Rocks Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree of Science and Professional Studies from Metro State University (Fire Emergency Response and Administration). Kevin holds certifications in Firefighter I - II, Hazmat/Operations, Fire Inspector II/Plans Examiner, NAFI Fire Explosion Investigator, COLS Chief Officer III, NFA Fire/Arson Investigation, Government Business Administration Program, SDA Leadership Academy and PATC Fire Line Supervision and Leadership.

Board and Organizations: Commerce City Rotary Club, Special District Association, ADCOM Board - Vice President, North Area Fire Chief – Vice President, Denver Metro Fire Chief, Colorado State Fire Chiefs, International Associating of Fire Chiefs, National Volunteer Firefighter Council, Colorado State Firefighters Association. Awards: 2019 SDA Leadership Manger of the Year, Outstanding Student of the Year (FERA) – Metro State University and 2019 SACFD Outstanding Leadership and Achievement Award.

When not doing his Fire Chief duties, he enjoys; Camping, Fly Fishing, Golf, Workout Boxing and spending time with his family.