Arlan Wright

Position(s): Firefighter, Chief Emeritus

Arlan joined Trexlertown Fire Company in 1966 as an original member of the first Junior Fire Team. He was also the fire company’s first Quartermaster. Throughout the years, Arlan has served as Trustee, Captain, Asst. Chief and still serves as the Engineer of Rescue 2541, a position he has held since the truck was delivered in 1995.

Arlan is a U.S. Army veteran, and has recently retired from his truck driving career. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and grandchildren, driving convertibles and Harley-Davidson motorcycles.


Firefighter I

Firefighter II

Fire Instructor I

Fire Officer I

Haz Mat Operations

Highway Scene Safety & Management

Basic Fire Police

Basic, Special & Advanced Vehicle Rescue Technician

Agricultural Rescue

Engine Company Ops I & II

Truck Company Ops I & II

Aerial Driver/Operator


ICS 100,200,300,400,700,800

Emergency Medical Technician

CPR/AED Certified