CAL FIRE/San Luis Obispo County Fire Department announces new Fire Chief

Chief Eddy Moore

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Chief Eddy Moore as Unit Chief for CAL FIRE San Luis Obispo Unit, San Luis Obispo County Fire Department, and City of Pismo Beach Fire Department.

Chief Moore began his Fire Service career in 1993 in the San Diego.  In 1999 Chief Moore was promoted to a permanent Firefighter II in the Riverside Unit.  In 2001, he was promoted to Fire Apparatus Engineer in the San Diego Unit .

Chief Moore promoted to Fire Captain in 2008 where he was assigned to Rancho Mirage Station. In 2012, Chief Moore transferred to the San Benito-Monterey Unit to work in the Fire Protection and Planning Bureau, serving in the communities of Cypress, Carmel-Highlands, and Pebble Beach.

In 2013, Chief Moore promoted to Battalion Chief in the San-Mateo Santa Cruz unit, overseeing the Felton Battalion and San Mateo Division. In 2015, Chief Moore transferred back to the Riverside Unit.  In 2017, he was promoted to Assistant Chief in the Riverside Unit overseeing the West Desert Division.  Chief Moore was promoted to Deputy Chief of Operations in 2018 where he managed the Eastern Operational area in the Riverside Unit. In November of 2020, Chief Moore was assigned to the California Southern Region Technical Services Program, .

Chief Moore has been assigned to CAL FIRE Incident Management Teams since 2008.