David Wade - Fire Chief
Dave joined the North View Fire District in 1985 as a volunteer firefighter. In 1989, he was hired as a full-time Driver Engineer. In 1991, Dave and Paul Ellsworth formed the North View Fire Educators. They taught elementary age children about fire safety through the fire prevention clowns “Fireball” and “Smokehouse”. In 2007, Fireball and Smokehouse retired after a very successful 17 year run. Dave was promoted to the rank of Captain in 1994 and then promoted to Deputy Chief in 2002. Dave has been an influencing factor of much of the District's growth over the last 24 years. As Fire Chief, Dave is responsible for the budget and overall operations of the District. Dave has a great sense of humor and relates well with the staff. He uses his life stories to help teach valuable lessons. Dave also responds on structure fires and major EMS incidents to assist the incident Commander as part of the command staff. In 2007, through great persistence Dave finished his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Operations Management. In 2008, he then earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Organizational Psychology & Development. In his spare time he and his wife support their four children in their activities and spend time with their two granddaughters. They also appreciate time spent with family at the family cabin at Bear Lake.
Jeremiah Jones - Deputy Chief (Operations)
Jeremiah was born and raised in North Ogden. From a very young age he wanted to become a firefighter. In 2002, after his return from an LDS mission to Madrid Spain, Jeremiah became certified as an EMT. The next summer he became Firefighter II and Hazmat Operations certified. His dream of working as a firefighter was realized in 2004, as he began his career with North View Fire as a part-time firefighter. In 2007, he was hired full-time as a Driver Engineer. He has been directly involved with public education teaching fire safety messages to the elementary schools in the district as “Hydro” the clown. He enjoys having a career that makes a difference in people’s lives. In 2011, he was promoted to Fire Marshal where he was responsible for all fire prevention activities for the District. In October of 2013 he was promoted to Deputy Fire Chief, in his new position he is responsible for fire District’s operations section and directly supervises the District’s three captains. He looks forward to his new position and welcomes the challenges. In his spare time Jeremiah enjoys spending time with his wife and four children. He also enjoys hunting, fishing, and photographing the great outdoors.
Nicci Roylance- District Clerk
Leonard Call - Deputy Chief (EMS)
Leonard’s father organized the North View Fire Department when Leonard was just 8 years old. Having grown up in the days of community sirens that would sound to rally the volunteers and fund-raising salmon bakes, he was proud to be able to join in 1979 as a volunteer firefighter. In 1982, he was promoted to lieutenant. Leonard left the department in 1983 and went back to school and earned his Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems with a minor in Management. He rejoined the Department in 1991 and was promoted to the rank of Captain in 1998. In 2002, he was promoted to Deputy Chief overseeing the District’s EMS responsibilities. He is the District’s EMS training officer and serves as a member of the Weber-Morgan EMS committee. He also serves on the Weber 911 District Administrative Control Board. Leonard was appointed as the Treasurer for the North View District and works with the Chief and the Board on budget and financial issues. Leonard is responsible for writing the District’s grants and has successfully received over $400,000 in funding. Leonard was proud when his son Terry followed in his grandfather’s and his father’s footsteps by joining as a 3rd generation volunteer firefighter for the District in 2004. Leonard enjoys traveling (especially cruising), four wheeling, camping and golf. He and his wife have five children and eight grandchildren.
Ryan Barker - Fire Marshal
Ryan started his career in Emergency Services in 2010 when he was hired by Weber Area Dispatch as a 911 dispatcher. After successfully completing their training program he decided enhance his training and went back to school to obtain his EMT and Firefighting Certificates. While working graveyard shifts he was able to complete his Advanced EMT and Firefighting Certificates and then started to look for employment with Fire Departments in the area. Ryan always had the desire to work for North View Fire District having been raised in the area and in 2012 he was hired as a part-time Firefighter/EMT with the District. He continued to obtain Fire Certifications and was promoted to Fire Marshal in October 2013. In this new position he now oversees all the Fire Prevention, Inspections and Public Education for the Fire Districts area. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and 4 kids and also working on the family farm.