Volunteer Association Board
Our leaders on the Association Board
Scott DeLucia, Board President
Lt DeLucia has been with Devine Volunteer Fire & Rescue for almost two years. Lt DeLucia is originally from Florida and retired from the US Army Veterinary Corps after 23 years of service. He has settled down in Medina County and has lived in Devine for three years. Lt DeLucia brings an extensive amount of medical expertise and leadership experience to our department. Lt DeLucia has received certifications for Firefighter I and II, Wildland Firefighter and his Emergency Medical Technician Basic certification. He is currently enrolled in a paramedic program and will be bringing ALS capabilities to our department upon graduation. His goal is simple; continue the outstanding fire and rescue support along with emergency medical services to the communitites our department serves.
Board Vice President
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Lucas Thomas, Secretary
Lucas Thomas has been with the department since early 2023. Firefighter Thomas lacated to Devine, Texas after living in Harford County, Maryland. He is a Senior at Devine High School, where he has completed the EMT portion of the Devine Fire & EMS Academy and is a student in the fire academy. Firefighter Thomas strives to learn and grow further in the realm of firefighting and emergency medical services. Firefighter Thomas plans to pursue more roles in the fire and EMS industry. As the board secretary, he aims to advance his knowledge and help the department continue forward!
Henry Salas, Treasurer
Henry Salas has been with the department for right around 2 years. He has served South Texas in many different capacities, and currently sits on the Devine Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association board. Mr. Salas is crucial to the success of DVFD as an intregal part of the grant writing process.
Bryan Hill, Master at Arms
Bryan Hill is a native of Uvalde, TX. He grew up in Leakey and graduated from Leakey High School in 2008. Upon graduation, Fire Fighter Hill enlisted in the United States Marine Corps as an Assault Amphibious Vehicle Crewman. After leaving the Marine Corps, he settled in Medina County at the end of 2020 and joined Devine Volunteer Fire & Rescue in 2021. FF Hill's goal is to provide the highest level of fire protection to the great citizens of Devine and to be a pillar to this great community.
Barry Haywood, Member at Large
Barry Lee Haywood JR was born on an Army base in Oklahoma and has called Devine home his entire life. He has the heart for helping people and is focused on giving back to the community that saved his home years ago. He has experienced the love from the department and plans to continue to make the department better and help it grow.