District Fire Chief Ryan Shaughnessy
Chief Ryan Shaughnessy is a 22-year veteran of the Washington State fire service beginning his career in 1996 as a volunteer firefighter with Camano Island Fire and Rescue.
In his time with Camano Island, Shaughnessy served as a fulltime firefighter, Lieutenant and Captain.
Chief Shaughnessy also served as an Assistant Chief with Snohomish County Fire District 21 before being
appointed as District Chief of the Tulalip Bay Fire Department.
Along with being a firefighter and EMT, Shaughnessy’s focus has been in Marine Rescue helping teach
and develop programs all around Washington, Oregon and British Columbia.
Chief Shaughnessy is married to his wife Jamie and has three children.