Kelly L. Fox
Kelly Fox became a career, professional fire fighter with the City of Olympia in 1982. He rose to the rank of Captain, a position that he voluntarily forfeited to further his involvement with labor movement. He now holds the rank of Lieutenant with the Olympia Fire Department.
Kelly was elected President of the Olympia Firefighters Local 468 in 1985. In 1990, he became an Executive Board member of the Washington State Council of Fire Fighters (WSCFF), a position he held until elected President of the WSCFF in June of 1996. As President, Kelly oversees the operations and activities of the WSCFF. His responsibilities include directing Governmental Relations, Legislative and Campaign Activities, Education and Research, Organizing and other member services. He is currently serving his eighth two-year term as President.
Kelly was also active with the joint International Association of Fire Fighters/International Association of Fire Chiefs Leadership-Partnership as a facilitator in labor-management relations for national and statewide organizations.
Kelly is the chairman of the LEOFF II Pension Board, which was created by the passage of I-790 in November 2002. As such he is leading the board in defining its goals and establishing policy that prioritizes members and beneficiary needs.
Kelly was elected IAFF 7th District Vice President on January 29, 2016.
Phone: (360) 791-6201
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