Bill Ogden longtime CSFA Education Chair passes

Bill Ogden who served as the longtime chair of the CSFA Education Committee passed away on Sept. 24. 

In addition to his service to CSFA, Mr. Ogden was a retired Fire Captain, Training Officer, and Deputy Operations Officer for the City of Huntington Beach Fire Department. He was also retired Chief of Fire Training and Director of Fire Technology for Santa Ana College.  He developed the program from 380 enrollments to one of the largest fire training programs in the world. 

He also developed, promoted and supported the establishment of the Orange County Fire Services Association “Over Achievers” award which has been adopted by many fire protection agencies across California and the nation. 

His Celebration of Life will be held:

November 16, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Del Webb’s Sun City Palm Desert Mountain View Clubhouse (Ventana Room), 38180 Del Webb Blvd, Palm Desert, CA 92211.