Wellesley Fire Chief DeLorie is now a president, too

wellesley fire chief delorie, governor charlie baker, wellesley country club
Gov. Charlie Baker (right) administers the Oath of Office to Wellesley Fire Chief Richard DeLorie

Wellesley Fire Department Chief Rick DeLorie was sworn in this week by Governor Charlie Baker as the new president of the Fire Chiefs’ Association of Massachusetts (FCAM). The ceremony took place at Wellesley Country Club.

DeLorie, who will serve in the role for a year, will take on responsibilities that include being the public face of the organization, setting meeting agendas for the board and establishing FCAM’s general direction.

The way things work with FCAM administration, DeLorie had previously been first and second vice president, and following his term as president, will serve one year as immediate past president.