June 1

Program for June 1

Conversation with Fire Chief Adrian Sheppard

Join Richmond’s Fire Chief, Adrian Sheppard, for an update on the Fire Department’s accomplishments, challenges and goals for the future.

During his tenure, Chief Sheppard has overseen operations and strategic planning that resulted in the optimization of emergency response and community involvement. Before this role, Chief Sheppard was a member of the City of Oakland Fire Department, where he directed the activities of Training, Support Services, and Communications. Chief Sheppard holds a master’s degree in Security Studies from the Naval Postgraduate School. In his spare time he enjoys involving himself in matters that improve the lives of all in the community.