Dennis Reilly is a 47-year veteran of the fire service and is currently the Fire Chief in Pittsburg, Kansas. Prior to moving to Kansas Dennis was the Fire Chief in Sunrise Beach, Missouri, and he is a retired Battalion Chief with the Cherry Hill, New Jersey Fire Department. He was one of the original members of the New Jersey Urban Search & Rescue Task Force 1 and deployed to Ground Zero on 9/11. He holds an MPA from Penn State and is a CFO. In addition to his fire service career Dennis is a combat veteran of the US Army and worked as a private security contractor in Iraq & Afghanistan.