Benton County Fire District #4

Kaden Beutler



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.


Allen Putz


Tom Harper


Alex Linn



James Longie


Grady Winn


Dan Lochrie

Jonathan Lucas

Andreas Bitterlich

Sam Monds

Allison Young

Mary Lundberg

Amie Green


Caroline Smith

​​Braydon Johnson

BCFD4 Fire Investigator


Patricia Kirkham


Chris Yaroch



Thomas Walker


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 

Kyle Jagelski

Josh Ammann



Ed Caraway


Cody WintersFF/Paramedic

Lucas Simmons

BCFD4 Logistics Volunteers

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

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

BCFD4 Volunteers

Matthew BorschowaLieutenant/ Paramedic

Aaron MeloyLieutenant / Paramedic

Anthony Vining

Bonnie BenitzCaptain / Paramedic


Ray NewtonCaptain

Kevin GaidosFF/Paramedic

Slita Bradley

District Secretary/Admin Assistant

William WhealanFire Chief

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