Captain Chad Hummel is the July 2012 Quincy Fire Department Employee of the Month. Hummel is a 10-year veteran of the department, starting his tenure on July 1, 2002. He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on June 24, 2007 and the rank of Captain on July 3, 2011. Hummel previously served as a member of the Hannibal Fire Department.
Captain Hummel is certified as a Firefighter III, Apparatus Engineer and EMT, and has an Associates Degree in Fire Science from John Wood Community College. He has also served as a member of both the Technical Rescue Team and the Hazardous Materials Team.