Southern Marin Fire Protection District

District Board

The District is governed by a seven-member Board of Directors elected to four-year terms:
  • Kurt Chun
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Cathryn Hilliard
    Term expires: December 2020
  • Thomas Perazzo
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Dan St. John
    Term expires: December 2020
  • Stephen Willis
    Term expires: December 2020
  • Peter Fleming
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Christina Waldeck
    Term expires: December 2022

Board Meetings

  • 7 p.m.
  • 4th Wednesday monthly
  • Fire Station Headquarters
    308 Reed Boulevard
    Mill Valley, CA 94941


Number of personnel: 55 total full-time equivalent positions. Current management contacts are as follows:

About the District

  • Land Area: 20.5 square miles
  • Population: 27,000 approximately (as of 2017)
  • Areas Served:

    The Fire District serves the communities of Tamalpais Valley, Almonte, Homestead Valley, Alto, Strawberry, approximately 1/4 of the town of Tiburon, the City of Sausalito, Fort Baker and the Marin Headlands.  The District covers 20.5 square miles, a population of approximately 26,175 and over 14,100 homes and commercial properties.

  • Budget: Total Operating Revenue, Fiscal Year 2018-19: $16,636,936
  • Services: Provides fire suppression, rescue, prevention, Haz Mat, water rescue, Urban Search and Rescue (USAR), EMS/Paramedic and ambulance services