Administration Division

The Administration Division provides leadership, management, direction, supervision, coordination and general support to all Champaign Fire Department operations.

Administrative Staff

Fire Chief – Gary Ludwig

Fire Chief – Gary Ludwig




Operations Division

Operations Division

Acting Deputy Chief David Ferber


BarkerTraining and Professional Development Division

Captain John Barker



John Koller2012

Life Safety Division

Fire Marshal John Koller



Larry HappLife Safety Division

Building Safety Supervisor Larry Happ




Deputy Fire Marshal

Life Safety Division

Deputy Fire Marshal Janet Maupin


Smith_RaLife Safety Division

Deputy Fire Marshal Randy Smith

Response Statistics

Annual Fire Response Statistics

  • Three Alarm fire on March 23, 2011 in the 600 block of East Green Street in Champaign.

  • Fire Station One
  • Contact Information
    307 S. Randolph Street
    Champaign, Illinois 61820