Paul B. Dezzi joined the Town of Longboat Key Fire Rescue Department in July 2009 as a Deputy Chief/Shift Commander and in 2010 was appointed as the Town’s Fire Chief.
Chief Dezzi has been in the fire service since 1982 where he was a volunteer and hired as a professional firefighter in 1984. He served Sarasota County for twenty-five years before retiring at the rank of Assistant Fire Chief.
As Chief, he directs a department of 33 professional Firefighters and Paramedics, Fire Marshal and administrative personnel with a budget just under $4 million.
Chief Dezzi is married and is the father of four boys.
Chief Dezzi may be contacted at the Town of Longboat Key Fire-Rescue Department Administrative Office or by email at [email protected].