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Historic trifecta: Santa Clara County appoints its first woman, Asian and LGBTQ fire chief

SANTA CLARA COUNTY Fire Department is celebrating the hiring of its first woman fire chief this month. Suwanna Kerdkaew, formerly the department’s Deputy Chief of Administration, was appointed last week by the county Board of Supervisors. She replaces former chief Tony Bowden, who has retired after being on injury leave. The 20-year fire department veteran began […]