Chief Lingenfelter congratulates Battalion Chief Bernethy on his accomplishment.
Lake Stevens Fire recognized Battalion Chief Bernethy at a recent Commissioner Meeting on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011. Fire Chief Lingenfelter presented Bernethy with his Leadership Oath in recognition of his passing probation as a Battalion Chief and his exceptional leadership.
Chief Lingenfelter commented, “Battalion Chief Bernethy was appointed Battalion Chief on Sept. 28, 2010 and passed his probation one year later. He earned his promotion through his dedication, hard work, and integrity. Battalion Chief Bernethy’s leadership skills are a valuable asset to the department.”
Chairman Elmore presented Bernethy with a plaque of the Leadership Oath. He commented, “There are moments in all of our lives that are worthy of acknowledgement. It’s gratifying to be with an organization that holds these important milestones in such high regard. ”