Board of Fire Commissioners

About the Board

The Lansing Board of Fire Commissioners has been established by the City Charter and acts as an advisory board to the elected and appointed city officials. The Board of Fire Commissioners exercises the following responsibilities:
  • Approves rules for conduct of the Lansing Fire Department members.
  • Establishes the administrative rules for the Lansing Fire Department.
  • Receives and resolves complaints.
  • Reviews and approves the Lansing Fire Department budget.


  • Rodney Singleton, At-Large Chairperson
  • Betty Draher, 1st Ward, Vice-Chairperson
  • Dave Keeney, 2nd Ward
  • Yvonne Young-McConnell, 3rd Ward
  • Georgina Nelson, 4th Ward
  • Frank Ferro, At- Large
  • Alicia Banks, At-Large
  • Wyatt Ludman, At-Large


For more information, please contact:

Patti Starnes
Fire Board Secretary
Phone: 517-483-4200

Alicia Banks | At-Large

A. Banks

Frank Ferro | At-Large

Frank Ferro

Wyatt Ludman | At-Large

W. Ludman

Georgina Nelson | 4th Ward

G. Nelson (2)

Betty Draher | 1st Ward | Vice-Chair

Draher, Betty

David Keeney | 2nd Ward

Keeney David - Face

Yvonne Young-McConnell | 3rd Ward

Yvonne Young-McConnell

Rodney Singleton | At-Large | Chair

Rodney Singleton