Frank Frievalt, Fire Chief, Mammoth Lakes Fire District
Chief Frievalt has served since 1979 with Special District, City, County, State, and Federal fire agencies in roles from Firefighter to Fire Chief. He holds a M.S. from Oklahoma State University in Fire and Emergency Management Administration, and has completed a.b.d. from the University of Nevada, Reno in Political Science. He concurrently sits on the Western Fire Chiefs Association Executive Board, the California Fire Chiefs Association Executive Board, and is the 1st Vice President of the Fire District Association of California. His organization is actively evaluating the emerging communications capabilities enabled through FirstNet, specifically the supplementation and integration of new cellular and aging LMR systems.