Kenneth Riggsby  
Fire Division
Title: Fire Chief
Phone: 937-347-1702
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Chief Riggsby is a 30-year veteran of the fire service.

Fire Service Career
Chief Riggsby started his career at Xenia Township Fire Department. After 2 years of being a volunteer firefighter, he began his tenure with the Xenia Fire Division. Chief Riggsby has served the City of Xenia for over 28 years.

He has held the positions of Firefighter/Paramedic, Lieutenant, Captain, and Deputy Fire Chief prior to being appointed Fire Chief in September 2011.

In addition to his duties as Fire Chief, he is a systems administrator for the records management system and computer aided dispatch for Greene County. He has been trained in the management of the system that we currently utilize and conducts fire training for our dispatchers along with maintaining response areas and trucks in the CAD. Chief Riggsby has also completed numerous courses at the National Fire Academy.

Personal Life
Chief Riggsby resides in Xenia with his wife Cheryl. They have 2 children and 2 granddaughters.
 

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