Duane Garrett

Duane Garrett, Treasurer

Duane Garrett comes to the Donald Wescott Fire Protection District as a veteran of the United States Air Force serving over 24 years on active duty from 1991 to 2016.  His time spent in the military spanned several duty locations across the United States, and the globe to include; Maryland, Italy, Colorado, Belgium and Delaware.  During this time, Duane took on various leadership roles serving as a Superintendent of a Communications Squadron leading 130 IT professionals running large scale IT support and operations to a staff position as Enlisted Advisor to the Supreme Allied Commander, Europe and the European Combatant Command Commander, General Philip Breedlove.  His time in service afforded him the opportunity to develop strong leadership, management and fiscal responsibility that has proven invaluable to the multitude of roles that he’s served throughout his career.  

Since his retirement from the Air Force in 2016, Duane has been employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and serves as Director of the Multi-Site Implementation Division that supports medium to large-scale IT projects across the VA IT Enterprise. He is married to his wife, Shannon, of 24 years and has been a resident of the Gleneagle community since 2010.  

Term Expires: 2023