David Baird was appointed to Fire Chief of the Norwich Township Fire Department in 2021. He began his career with Norwich Township in 2002 as a full-time firefighter. Since then, Chief Baird has served as a Lieutenant and Battalion Chief.
Chief Baird grew up in the Hilliard area, graduating from Hilliard High School. He is a certified paramedic and a graduate of the Ohio Fire Executive program. He and his wife live in Hilliard and have three children.