Lana Moore (Columbus, OH) (October 2013 – Present)

Lana is a 32 year veteran of the Columbus Division of Fire, City of Columbus, Ohio. Her current rank is Captain, EMT-B, where her duties include managing and overseeing the daily operations of fire station #19, EMS, fire incident command, fire inspections, and training.  She participated from 1982-2002 on the Division Honor Guard marching and firing squad, and as an Honor Guard Commander. Captain Moore has served for the past 13 years on the Division Awards Committee Review Board.

In October 2011, Captain Moore received the Fire Service Award of Merit for her work as project manager in the development and implementation of an electronic accounting and inventory system for the Quartermaster stock in real time, and at no extra cost to the division by using existing software programs.

In 2011, she served as Chairperson of her Church Board of Trustees and also the Senior Pastoral Committee at North Congregational United Church of Christ, and as Moderator-Elect the preceding year.

From 1999-2005 she volunteered in her local community for WASA as a head soccer coach for both the boys and girls teams. Currently, she participates as a volunteer supporting Shadowbox Live, a non-profit performance troupe. Lana is the parent of two children, ages 18 and 22, and resides in Westerville, Oh.