Battalion Chief Kolz is a 17 year veteran of the fire service spending 4 years as a FF/EMT with the city of South Milwaukee Fire Department and 13 years as a FF/Nationally Registered-Paramedic with the Green Bay Metro Fire Department. Battalion Chief Kolz has a Bachelor’s degree (B.B.A.) in Business from UW-Whitewater and Masters Degree Level Certification in Emergency Management, Planning and Administration from UW-Green bay. Dave was promoted to battalion chief in June 2016 after spending the majority of his GBMFD career working out of station 2. Battalion Chief Kolz is responsible for the Green Bay Metro Fire Departments water rescue and ice operations, awards committee, assists with the USAR technical rescue team and heads up the Battalion Led Training (BLT).