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