Fire Commission of North Collier Fire Control & Rescue District
The business and affairs of the North Collier Fire Control and Rescue District are conducted and administered by a Board of Fire Commissioners elected by residents of the District. Fire Commissioners set policy, approve the annual budget, levy taxes and provide direction and guidance to staff.
Norman E. Feder
Norman Feder (pronounced “Feeder”) has served the community by applying his proven leadership, strategic planning and organizational management skills during a distinguished 35-year career in State and County Senior Management.
J. Christopher Lombardo
Mr. Lombardo brings years of Fire Commission experience to North Collier Fire, having served on the North Naples Fire Control and Rescue District’s Board of Fire Commissioners from 1998 to 2014, many of those years as Chairman, and continuing on with North Collier Fire from 2015 to present.
Christopher L. Crossan
Mr. Crossan brings more than nine years of Fire Commission service to the North Collier Fire Board, having served from 2006 through 2014 on the Big Corkscrew Island Fire Control and Rescue District Board.
M. James Burke
For numerous years, Jim Burke has been an active and involved public servant within Pelican Bay, North Naples and Collier County. He has served in leadership positions on the Pelican Bay Services Division Board of Directors, as well as the Collier County Coastal Advisory Committee.
John O. McGowan
John McGowan has lived in Florida since 1980, and in Naples since 1994. He is married to Paige McGowan and has two children, Ashley and Christopher. He attended Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Michigan, receiving his Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, and Eckerd College in Florida where he received a degree in History. In addition to representing North Naples as Fire Commissioner, Mr. McGowan is a practicing attorney.