Edward Barnett, Jr. S-10
Fire Chief / Fire Marshal / Arson Investigator for Santee District
Chief Barnett is a lifelong resident of Santee. Before coming to the Santee Fire Service District, he worked for Carolina Eastman Fire Brigade and was an EMT-Intermediate with Orangeburg County EMS.
He joined the department as a volunteer in 1987, became Volunteer Chief in 1997 and became a career Chief in 2000.
Chief Barnett is a state certified Fire Marshal for the district and is a member of the State Fire Marshals Associtation and the International Fire Chiefs Association, South Carolina Firefighters Association and NFPA.
He is also a certified CPR Instructor and First Aid Instructor.