Fire Chief / Paramedic
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
Caddo Parish Fire District 5, being a fire protection district established by the Caddo Parish Commission, is considered a political subdivision of the State of Louisiana. As such, state law requires that it have a board to serve as the governing authority to "do all things necessary to carry out the purposes for which the district was created." This board is known as the Board of Commissioners. It is comprised of six members, all appointed by the Caddo Parish Commission. The Board meets once per month and also on special occasions when the need arises. Its members receive no compensation for serving.
David L. Winkler
Lennis S. Elston
John Frierson, Jr.
Dr. Jake Majors
The Board of Commissioners retains the professional services of the following to serve in advisory capacities to the Board and the Fire Chief:
Accounting Firm - Hodges & Wreyford, LLC
Legal Counsel - Bradley, Murchison, Kelly, & Shea