Hamtramck Fire Department - Interim Fire Chief Danny Hagen

Interim Fire Chief Danny Hagen
Interim Fire Chief Danny Hagen

Chief Hagen began his fire service career in 1978 as a volunteer firefighter with the city of East Detroit (now Eastpointe). He became a full-time firefighter in 1980 and retired in 2010, the last 16+ years as the Fire Chief. He holds an Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire Service and a Bachelors of Applied Science in Public Safety Studies.

Since his retirement he is an active speaker and instructor for the Regional Alliance for Firefighter Training. Additionally, he serves as the Acting Logistics Chief for MI1-Disaster Medical Assistance Team, A National Team through the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.