Chief Jim Baird joined the City of Brunswick in 2007. His experience includes Fire/EMS Training Coordinator for the City of Hudson, Ohio, and Fire Instructor at Cuyahoga Community College's Fire Training Academy.
Chief Baird was also previously with the Fire Department of the City of Mesa, Arizona. He has twenty-eight years of experience as a firefighter, paramedic, engineer and company officer. He is also certified as a Fire Instructor, EMS Instructor, RIT Instructor (RIT Associates) and Driver Training Instructor (VFIS).