Benton County Fire District #4

Kaden Beutler


Scott Lemburg

Karen Davis

Monte Elmore
Monte was raised in South Dakota and attended college at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. He worked in Tucson, before coming to Washington. Monte has been employed with Batelle since 1978. Monte is married with 2 daughters.

Garrett Trappett

Jake Guttromson


Sam Monds

Allison Young

Mary Lundberg

Amie Green

Alberto Gonzalez

Caroline Smith

BCFD4 Fire Investigator

Kyle Raschko

Patricia Kirkham

Samantha Venditto

Chris Yaroch

Kerry Risenhoover

Robert Mendez

Josh Ammann

Tyler Carter


Ed Caraway

Kasey Ferrell

Cody WintersFF/Paramedic

Lucas Simmons

BCFD4 Emergency Service Chaplains

Krista Weeks

​Krista grew up in the Tri-City area, she and her husband have raised four children.  Krista initially joined BCFD4 in 1980 as a firefighter and returned to the department in 2010 and has served as a rehab member, firefighter, and her current position as Chaplain.  In Krista’s spare time she loves to travel, golf, and spend time with her family.

Martin Fitzhugh

Martin joined the department in 2015. He was a sales manager with Gold's gym. His love for a fire district was from his grandfather who took him to BCFD4 when he was at a young age.

BCFD4 Resident Volunteers

Aaron MeloyLieutenant / Paramedic

Anthony Vining
Lieutenant / Paramedic

Tom Harper


Kevin GaidosFF/Paramedic

Ed DunbarCaptain

Bob ShannonAssistant Chief

Slita Bradley

District Secretary/Admin Assistant

Alex Linn

Adam Lamar


James Longie



Dan Lochrie

Jonathan Lucas

Andreas Bitterlich

Assistant Chief Cheryl Evosevich
Cheryl joined our department as a Rehab member in 2013.Cheryl has been providing logistical support to a local career fire department for the past 20 years, and is an active member of the Southeast Washington Incident Management Type 3 Team filling positions within Finance and Logistics sections.

Bill Leach

Garrett Goodwin

Future Resident


Tyler Junt

Kyle Jagelski

BCFD4 Logistics Volunteers

Rex Green
Rex has been with the department since 1994. He and his family live in West Richland.

BCFD4 Volunteers

Matthew BorschowaFF/ Paramedic

Bonnie BenitzCaptain / Paramedic


Ray NewtonLieutenant

William WhealanFire Chief

(509) 430-7993 cell
(509) 967-2496 office