Fire Chief John Miller
February of 2010, John Miller was appointed Fire Chief of the
Orlando Fire Department by Mayor Buddy Dyer. Chief Miller
oversees the day-to-day operations of the department and
provides counsel to the Mayor in matters of public safety and
the maintenance of City fire protection.
During his 25-year tenure with the Orlando Fire Department (OFD),
Chief Miller has managed every division including Field
Operations, Fire Safety Management, Communications, Training,
Supply, Public Relations and EMS. Most recently, Chief Miller
was an integral part of OFD’s administration during a period of
tremendous growth including the construction of six new fire
stations, the first LEED-certified stations in Florida and the
new state-of-the-art headquarters in Downtown Orlando.