Executive Board


Thomas Green
Bedford Fire Department

603-674-3192 cell


Tom is a Firefighter EMT with Bedford Fire Department since 1996. He started his fire service in 1977 in Pennsylvania. He has served as Lieutenant, Captain, and President of Neffsville Fire Co in Lancaster County PA and moved to NH in 1995 with his family to start his insurance business. Tom is an active firefighter EMT with Bedford Fire and has served as President of the Bedford Fire Firefighters Association since 1997. He is a member of the Bedford Fire Department Honor Guard. He is the current Treasurer of the Granite State Fire Service Support Team and a member of the National Fallen Firefighters NH Local Area Assist Team as well as President of the NH Red Knights MC Chapter 10. Tom is very active in his community and Lives in Bedford with his wife. His two daughters have grown up in NH.


First Vice President

Lieutenant Chris Wyman
Merrimack Fire Department

First Vice President


Second Vice President

Daniel Boynton
Danbury Fire Department

Second Vice President

Daniel Boynton is currently a FF with the Danbury Volunteer Fire Department and has been a very active member since 2009. He lives in Danbury with his wife Joann since 2005. Prior to joining Danbury Fire, Dan served for several years with the Campton-Thornton fire department starting his career in 1996. His training within the fire service consists of FF1, FF2, Haz-mat certificates, Terrorism Training, Rescue Training, and holds 20+ certificates within the fire service and looking forward to taking more classes and training in the near future. Daniel is currently your Grafton County Representative.


Lieutenant Derek Danis
New Boston Fire Department


Derek Danis is currently a Lieutenant with the New Boston Fire Department and has been an active member since 2014. Derek, his wife Kim and children Lauren & Brady have lived in New Boston since 2002. Derek is a current member of the Fire Wards for the Town of New Boston and owns his accounting & tax firm with offices in Bedford, NH & Arundel, ME.


John C. Lagasse
Chief (Ret) Berlin Fire Department

Association Secretary

John started his fire service career as a Call Firefighter with the City of Berlin in 1994 and was then hired as a Career Firefighter beginning in 1996. Working up through the ranks, he retired from the Berlin Fire Department in 2019 as Fire Chief and Emergency Management Director. He is a member of the Granite State Fire Service Support Team, and the NH Association of Fire Chiefs, and is also a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in New Hampshire. John now lives with his wife Nancy and their dog Bella in Hampton, and volunteers for the NH Film Festival and at the Gather Food Pantry in Portsmouth.


Sargent at Arms

John Leonard
Lebanon Fire Department


Public Relations

Kendall Hughes, Lieutenant
Ashland Fire Department



Fire Standards and Training

Frank Fraitzl, EFO, CFO
Chief of Department
New Boston Fire Department


Frank is the Chief of Operations for the New Boston Fire Department.