Currently John Fox is the Fire Chief with the San Juan Bautista Fire Department, San Juan Bautista, CA. John has been the Chief for San Juan Bautista since 2010. Previously he was a Firefighter/Engineer for 8 years and a Captain/Duty Officer with Felton Fire Protection District for over 15 years. He was a Captain/EMS Coordinator with Lockheed Fire Dept. in Sunnyvale, CA for over 3 years until closure of the department. Currently he is a Senior Investigator/Peace Officer for the CA State Department of Public Health. An avid horseman, John established the Felton Fire Dept. LAR Unit that responds mutual aid throughout central California. Currently John and Deb are the leads for the Large Animal Rescue Unit with the San Juan Bautista Fire Department. His analytical mind continues to resolve the many challenges of LAR incidents to build routine responses to highly volatile situations. He is the primary developer of LAR-Operations, approved by CA State Fire Training and POST in 2000 and is a CA State Fire Instructor 1.