Fire chief elected to board

Fostoria’s fire chief has been elected to the board of directors for the American Red Cross of Hancock, Seneca and Wyandot counties.

According to a release from the Red Cross, Keith Loreno, chief of the Fostoria Fire Division, was elected to the board for a three-year term.

“We are excited to have Keith as a member of our board,” said Red Cross Executive Director Todd James in the release. “We work with Keith and his firefighters on a regular basis and we want to have someone with his experience and position as part of our leadership team.”

James said the board had been actively looking for a representative from Fostoria to serve on the board, and Loreno was a unanimous selection.

“Keith is an integral part of the Fostoria community and he will be a great advocate for Fostoria on our board,” James said in the release.