Joseph Munn

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Joseph Munn

Joseph (Joe) Munn was born June 4, 1965 in Charleston South Carolina. His wife is Betsy who he has been married to for 28 years. They have three children Katherine, Kristen and Stephen. Joe and Betsy enjoy riding around the state looking at older homes and small towns. Joe and Betsy would love to travel the US and see every road side attraction possible.


Joe has been an active member of the fire service for more than 32 years. He began his career with the North Charleston Fire Department October 1984. He was promoted through the ranks to his current position of Deputy Chief of Administration.


In 2007 Joe graduated with an Associate of Business in Management of Fire Service from Trident Technical College, in 2009 he received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resource Management from Strayer University, and in 2013 he received his Master of Business Administration in Public Administration. He received the designation of Chief Fire Officer in 2011 through the Center for Public Safety Excellence and he graduated from the Executive Fire Officer Program through the National Fire Academy in 2013.


Joe is a past president of the Charleston County Fire Chief’s Association, he is a past president of the Tri-county Fire Chief’s Association, a member of the SCSFA, a member of IAAI, a member of SCIAAI and a member of International Association of Fire Chiefs.