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Thomas Walter Aurnhammer

Thomas Walter Aurnhammer, American fire marshal. Certified fire investigator. Member National Fire Protection Association, International Association Fire Chiefs, Fire Marshals Association, North America International Association Arson Investigators (president New Mexico chapter since 1993), Phi Theta Kappa.

Background

  • Aurnhammer, Thomas Walter was born on January 18, 1958 in Summit, New Jersey, United States. Son of Douglas Robert and Helen Jean (Buchholz) Aurnhammer.

  • Education

    • Graduate executive fire officer program, National Fire Academy, Emmitsburg, Maryland, 1992. Associate in General Studies, San Juan College, Farmington, New Mexico, 1993.

    Career

    • Paid-on-call firefighter Millburn (New Jersey) Fire Department, 1976-1980. Auxiliary firefighter Newark Fire Department, 1977-1980. Career firefighter Farmington (New Mexico) Fire Department, 1980-1982, fire engineer, 1982-1984, fire captain, 1984-1988, fire marshal, since 1988.

    Major achievements

    • Certified fire investigator.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member National Fire Protection Association, International Association Fire Chiefs, Fire Marshals Association, North America International Association Arson Investigators (president New Mexico chapter since 1993), Phi Theta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fire buff, fire historian.

    Connections

    • Married Lori Kay Uselman, January 9, 1988. Children: Robert Wayne, Shaylee Jean.
    • father: Douglas Robert Aurnhammer
    • mother: Helen Jean (Buchholz) Aurnhammer
    • spouse: Lori Kay Uselman
    • children: Robert Wayne Aurnhammer
    • Shaylee Jean Aurnhammer
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    Born January 18, 1958
    (age 58)
    • 1992
      National Fire Academy
    • 1993
      San Juan College
    • 1976 - 1980
      Paid-on-call firefighter Millburn (New Jersey) Fire Department
    • 1977 - 1980
      auxiliary firefighter Newark Fire Department
    • 1984 - 1988
      career firefighter Farmington (New Mexico) Fire Department
    • 1988
      career firefighter Farmington (New Mexico) Fire Department