Fire Marshal

Fire Clay Garcia

Duties

Fire Marshal Clayton Garcia is responsible for fire code enforcement, annual commercial building inspections, fire safety, fire prevention as well as plan review for the City of Windsor Heights. Along with the duties as Fire Marshal, Clayton Garcia holds the rank of Lieutenant for the fire department and is assigned to one of the 24 per 48 hour shifts. 

Experience & Education

Lt. Garcia joined the Windsor Heights Fire Department in 2012. Lt. Garcia holds a Bachelor’s degree in Fire Science from Waldorf University and is in the process of completing his Master’s degree in Public Administration from Waldorf College. 

Lt. Garcia also holds a State of Iowa Paramedic certification, IFSTB Firefighter 1 and 2, Fire Officer 1 and 2, Instructor 1, Inspector 1, Driver Operator Aerial and Pumper, as well as certifications through the International Code Council. Lt. Garcia is a member of the Iowa Fire Marshals Association as well as the Iowa Firefighters Association.