The City of Wheaton invites the community to help welcome Wheaton’s new Fire Chief Robert Brill at a meet and greet immediately following the Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023 City Council meeting. Chief Brill will be sworn in during the meeting, which begins at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 303 W. Wesley St., Second Floor.
Chief Brill is being sworn in following the retirement of Chief William Schultz.
Chief Brill’s professional experience includes more than 20 years in firefighting service with the Wilmette Fire Department, most recently as Deputy Fire Chief. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Western Illinois University, an Executive Fire Officer designation from the National Fire Academy and Chief Fire Officer designation from the Center for Public Safety Excellence.