Board Chairman Forrest Kohler

Education:  B.S. Penn State
                  M.S. Temple University
Six years secondary teacher in Dallastown PA. school district
23 years with Nationwide Insurance company in Columbus Oh.  Last position was Employment and EEO Officer.
10 years with Farmland Insurance Company (owned by Nationwide) as Vice President of Corporate Services.

Board Term Expires:  November 2020

Board Member Emeritus Mike Sellers

Chairman Sellers has been a resident of Sun Lakes since 1991, and was elected to the board in 1998. He was appointed Chairman the same year, and to date, still holds this position.  His career spanned 36 years with the Ventura County Fire Protection District in California.  He retired after thirteen (13) years as a Deputy Chief.
His education includes a degree in Fire Science from Ventura College with several classes in Public Administration and Fire Administration from the University of Southern California.
He was on one of the original committees that helped conceive the incident command system used not only nationwide, but in several foreign countries.

Board Term Expires:  November 2018



Board Treasurer Diane Price

Appointed to the Sun Lakes Fire Board in September 2006 Diane currently holds the position of Treasurer of the Fire Board.
Diane was born and raised in Southern California. Her schooling and professional background is in marketing and sales. After raising their family, Diane's' husband, Bob, retired from Ventura County Fire Department in 1989 and they moved to Sun lakes in 1996.
Diane has chaired the “California Dinner" for three years, is President of the Sun lakes Arts & Crafts Association, and was one of the six Founding Members of the Community Assistance Program (CAP) with the Sun Lakes Fire Department. She recently completed training to be a CERT member with Chandler Fire Department. You will find her working at Stein Mart, in Chandler, on Mondays as a Boutique lady. For fun and enjoyment, Diane is an active member of the Sun Lakes Lady Putters, a new member in one of the Sun Lakes Wine Clubs and enjoys painting ceramics with her friends.

Board Term Expires: November 2018


Board Clerk John Crawford
Dr. John E. Crawford has served on the Sun Lakes Fire District Board of Directors since November 2008.  He and his wife Merrie have been residents of the Cottonwood Country Club since 1998.  Director Crawford is a consultant for Landsburg Associates and a retired professor of communications from Arizona State University.  He is active in the Sun Lakes Community Theatre and Sun Lakes Tennis Club.

Board Term Expires:  November 2020


Board Member James Kaiser

Elected November 2016

Board Term Expires November 2020