The Town of Whiteland is Pleased to Announce the Appointment of Eric Funkhouser as the New Chief of the Whiteland Volunteer Fire Department

The Town of Whiteland is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Funkhouser as the new Chief of the Whiteland Volunteer Fire Department.  Eric brings 18 years of fire service experience to the Department, having worked at the White River Township Fire Department and currently at the Bargersville Fire Department.  

While at White River Township Fire Department, Eric served as a Lieutenant from 2004-2006.  In 2006, Eric joined the Bargersville Fire Department full time and during his tenure, has held the rank of Captain, Battalion Chief and currently holds the position of Division Chief of Training and Safety.

When asked about this recent appointment, Chief Funkhouser stated that he is most looking forward to working with the members of the department to provide the best emergency services that we can to the Town of Whiteland.  “I am very humbled and thankful for this opportunity and I hope to provide leadership to this great department for years to come,” says Funkhouser.
Eric has been married to his lovely wife, Brooke, for 16 years and they have 12 year old twin boys.  Please help us welcome Eric to our community! 

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