Deputy Chief Rocco Volpe has been actively employed in the Fire Service for 22 years. He started his career as a Firefighter and transitioned to a Training Officer with the Richmond Hill Fire & Emergency Services. While serving as Deputy Fire Chief for the Whitchurch-Stouffville Fire & Emergency Services from 2011 to 2015, he provided leadership in Fire Prevention, Public Education, Suppression, Training, and Emergency Management.
In 2016, Deputy Chief Volpe was appointed Deputy Chief for the Central York Fire Services. He was responsible for the Support Services section for five years and has recently switched portfolios into the Operations Division.
Deputy Chief Volpe serves as the Secretary / Treasurer for the York Region Fire Chiefs' Association.