Mark Bisbee

Special Advisor
Phone: 408-437-5400

Mark Bisbee serves as a Special Advisor for Fire, EMS, and Emergency Management for Management Partners. Prior to joining Management Partners, he had a diverse career with state and local government fire agencies for 36 years, and moving up through the ranks to the position of fire chief. Mark primarily served with CalFire for 17 years and the City of Watsonville for 13 years. Under his leadership, he established and implemented many organizational improvements for the Watsonville Fire Department, including Advanced Life Support services, a gap analysis, three successful strategic plans, two long-term plans, fleet upgrades, updates to fee schedules, fire code improvements, new policy and professional development programs, and a successful public safety tax measure. Mark received a Governor’s Safety Award, and served as President of the NorCal Training Officer’s, a section of the California Fire Chief’s Association. Mark holds professional designations of Certified Chief Officer and State Fire Training Master Instructor, as well as California Incident Command Certification System (CICCS) designations.