Battalion Chief Jeff Fasone 


Battalion Chief Jeff Fasone graduated from Walnut Ridge High School in 1983 and enrolled at Columbus Technical Institute in order to become a paramedic. His career at Madison Township began in 1985 when he was accepted as a volunteer, later becoming a part-time firefighter/paramedic, also spending time in the dispatch office. In1987 he was hired full-time and sent to fire school at the Ohio Fire Academy. After seven years he was promoted to Lieutenant (1994), six years later to Station Captain (2000) and finally becoming a Battalion Chief in 2003.

Battalion Chief Fasone is a state certified firefighter, fire inspector, paramedic, and a Blue Card instructor for incident command/hazard zone management. In 2012 he graduated from the Ohio Fire Chiefs “Ohio Fire Executive” program as a member of Class 10.


Battalion Chief Drew Pruden 


Battalion Chief Drew Pruden is in charge of 1 Unit in which his primary responsibility is to supervise emergency operations and to organize, control, direct and coordinate day to day operations. He started the fire service as a volunteer for MTFD on June 6, 1981 and was hired full-time on January 7, 1984. He is a state of Ohio Paramedic and a BLS/ACLS instructor. He is also in charge of all maintenance of building and the ordering of supplies at Station 182.


Battalion Chief Christopher (Chris) Pallos


Battalion Chief Christopher (Chris) Pallos is a 34 year veteran of the Madison Township Fire Department.

As a Battalion Chief assigned to 2 Unit, he is in charge of emergency operations and incident command on his duty day.

Battalion Chief Pallos also oversees the Department’s hazardous materials foam operations.