Los Angeles Fire Department | LAFD
Oct 02, 2019
Armando Hogan, Deputy Chief
Los Angeles Fire Department | LAFD

Chief Hogan is a proud member of the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) with over 36 years of service.

He is currently assigned to Operations West Bureau, where he serves as the Bureau Commander in the rank of Deputy Chief. 

Chief Hogan has held the ranks of Inspector I, Captain I, Captain II, Battalion Chief and Assistant Chief. Prior to accepting his current position, he served as the Assistant Bureau Commander in Operations West Bureau

Chief Hogan’s area of service includes the Los Angeles World Airport, the LAX coastal communities, Hollywood including Griffith Park, Silver Lake, the hillsides and canyon communities that border Hollywood, Pacific Palisades, Bel Air and West Los Angeles including UCLA. 

Additionally, Chief Hogan has served the LAFD as the Chief Training Officer at LAX, Community Liaison Officer where he represented the Fire Chief as his spokesperson and worked in various communities throughout Los Angeles.

His education consists of a Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Services Management from the Union Institute and University along with a Master’s Degree in Leadership from the University of Southern California (USC).

He has also attended the John F. Kennedy, School of Government on the campus of Harvard University where he received an Executive certificate for his participation in the National Preparedness Leadership Initiative.  

He is married to his beautiful wife Marcia of 26 years and is the proud parent of two degreed adult children, Justin & Lauren.