Local 2856

Local 2856

The Professional Fire Fighters of Kootenai County Fire & Rescue, Local 2856 of the International Association of Fire Fighters, represent Career Fire Fighters and Officers of Kootenai County Fire & Rescue. We seek to promote a harmonious and progressive work environment between employer and employees, in order to better serve the citizens of our great fire district in and around Kootenai County, Idaho, whom we have sworn to protect.



President - Pete Holley

Green Shift / Captain/Paramedic 


Vice President - Michael Bass
White Shift / Deputy Fire Marshal 



Secretary - Mitchell Copstead
Red Shift Engineer/Paramedic

Treasurer - Sam LaPresta
Blue Shift Engineer 

E-board - Ken Bookamer
White Shift/EMS Officer

E-board -Scott Oliver  
Green Shift/Firefighter

E-board - Bryon Smith
Green Shift /Captain

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