Architectural Design for Public Safety

Leaders at Five Bugles Design

Leaders at
Five Bugles Design

Edward W. Mishefske

Edward W. Mishefske, Fire Services Specialist

Edward W. Mishefske

Fire Services Specialist

  •  Connect with Edward
  •  Office: (715) 832-4848
  •  Cell: (715) 456-7040

When Mr. Mishefske joined Wendel he immediately established himself as co-founder of Five Bugles Design. Ed’s diverse background brings project expertise and insight to the client and project team on a wide variety of fire, EMS, and emergency response related issues. In 2002, after having served as Assistant Fire Chief for the Miramar Fire Department in San Diego, CA. and 23 years as Fire Chief for the City of Chippewa Falls, WI, Ed retired from a successful career in the emergency services field. Now, Ed works exclusively on emergency services projects with Five Bugles Design.


  • Associate Degree, Fire Science, Miramar Police & Fire Science College, San Diego, California

 Professional Registrations

  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Hazardous Materials Specialist
  • WI DILHR Fire Inspector Certified
  • Wisconsin State Building Inspector Certified
  • Federal Emergency Management
  • Agency Incident Evaluator
  • Incident Command Certification
  • National Fire Academy Arson
  • Investigations Certification
  • National Fire Academy Computerization in the Fire Service Course
  • Total Quality Management Certified
  • National Incident Command for Managing Terrorism Incidents Certified

 Professional Associations

  • International Fire Chief's Association
  • Great Lakes Fire Chief's Association
  • Wisconsin Fire Chief's Association
  • West Central Wisconsin Fire Chief's Association
  • FEMA Fire Act Grant Awards
  • Township Fire Department, Wisconsin
  • Mosinee Fire Department, Wisconsin
  • Rice Lake Fire Department (2)
  • New Auburn Fire Department

 Experience - Planning and Design Consultation

  • Training Facility Needs Assessment and Preliminary Planning, Fox Valley Technical College Appleton, Wisconsin
  • Emergency Services Assessment Team Jackson, Wisconsin
  • Fire Station, Police Station, and Emergency Operations Center Study Princeton, Minnesota
  • Fire Station Site Location and Needs Assessment Study Andover, Minnesota
  • Fire Department Station Location Study Sauk Rapids, Minnesota
  • Emergency Response Assessment Fitchburg, Wisconsin
  • Public Safety Center Feasibility Study Ashland, Wisconsin
  • Search and Rescue Facility Design Team Camp Williams, Wisconsin