by Ray Pauley
Public Information Officer
Grand Island Fire Co.
Grand Island firefighters chose 2015 firematic and administrative officers during annual elections held Wednesday, Dec. 3, at fire headquarters, 2275 Baseline Road.
Matt Osinski ran unopposed for his second term as fire chief and will be joined by Deputy Chief Chris Soluri, 1st Assistant Chief Mark Sadkowski, 2nd Assistant Chief Omar Sortino, fire captains Dan Mathes, Ryan Ayers and Jon Cinelli and Fire Police Capt. Don Portik.
John Podlucky starts his first term as president and Don Turner has been selected as vice president. Dave Khreis returns as sergeant at arms. Several other vacant positions will be filled by appointment at a later date.
Jeremy Pullano returns to another three-year term on the board of directors and Saed Shafie was newly elected to his first term. Khreis was re-elected to the board of review and Robert Meyer returns as Benevolent Association trustee.