New Orleans, LA. – Congratulations to Chief Timothy McConnell on being appointed the 11th Superintendent of the New Orleans Fire Department. During his 29 years of service, Chief McConnell has consistently demonstrated his dedication and commitment to this department, its members and the citizens of New Orleans. Since joining the NOFD in 1984, Superintendent McConnell has served as; Firefighter, Fire Apparatus Operator, Fire Captain, District Chief, Assistant Superintendent and Interim-Superintendent.
We wish Superintendent McConnell the greatest success as he continues the progressive vision of his predecessors while implementing his own vision for this department’s future. We have no doubt that through Superintendent McConnell’s leadership and the unwavering support of every member of this department, the New Orleans Fire Department will continue its legacy of outstanding service to the citizens of New Orleans.