Community Service and Volunteerism
Plainfield Emergency Management Agency Captain Christopher Hinchliffe (2000) for achievement in Community Service and Volunteerism.
Hinchliffe graduated from Plainfield High School in 2000. He has served many roles and has risen through the ranks with PEMA. He was promoted to Co-Captain in 2013 based on his leadership, experience and training. He is currently the only person at the Captain’s level.
He is also a part of PEMA’s Search and Rescue team which helps find missing persons, conduct evidence searches and provides other essential services. Hinchliffe is a Management Information Services Technician for District 202 and a part-time firefighter with Plainfield and Braidwood.