Chief David Foster

A native of Southern California, during Chief Foster’s 40+ year fire rescue career, he has served the U.S. Air Force and fire departments in California, Portugal, Nebraska, and Georgia. Foster joined the Village Fire Department in 2010. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and is a graduate of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program. During 2006, Chief Foster was awarded the Fire Rescue Department’s Medal of Honor and the Georgia Insurance and Fire Commissioner’s Fire Official of the Year. Chief Foster was also awarded the Atlanta Regional, Emergency Medical Service Director of the Year for 2008 and 2009.

Chief Foster has been married to his wife, Kristin, for over 35 years. Their daughter, Bailey, is married to Rick Hamer, and they have two sons. Their son, Austin, is married to Lauren, and they have one son.