Chief Joey Wiedel has been a member of the Bixby Fire Department since March of 2004. Prior to working with the Bixby Fire Department Chief Wiedel was a Volunteer Firefighter for the Haskell Fire Department from 2001 to 2004. After eight years of service with the Bixby Fire Department, Chief Wiedel received a promotion to Fire Marshal in March of 2012. Chief Wiedel served as Interim Chief from December 1st, 2018 until March 3rd, 2019 at which time he was named Fire Chief. Chief Wiedel has obtained multiple certifications during his public safety career. He is a certified Fire Inspector and Investigator. He sits on multiple state level executive boards and committees. He is Chair of Community Risk Reduction at the Oklahoma State Fire Association and Second Vice President for the Fire Marshal’s Association of Oklahoma. He is also an Oklahoma State Fire Service Training Instructor.