Columbus Appoints Interim Fire Chief

May 30, 2020

Jeffrey Happ
Credit Columbus Division of Fire

Columbus Division of Fire Assistant Chief Jeffrey Happ has been appointed Interim Chief.  

Happ will take over for the retiring Kevin O'Connor while the city conducts a national search for a permanent replacement.  A Miami University graduate, Happ joined the division in 1993 as a firefighter and has also served as a battalion chief, lieutenant, and captain.