Mike Kirkpatrick is the Deputy Chief of Life Safety for West Metro Fire Rescue. In this position, he oversees code compliance, the plan review process, community outreach, and fire investigations. He has been with West Metro since 1995, serving in a variety of roles.
Kirkpatrick is a graduate of the public safety leadership program at Denver University.
Chief Kirkpatrick is a member of the Fire Marshal's Association of Colorado, National Fire Protection Association, National Association of Fire Investigators, and the DHS Fire Service Intelligence Enterprise.