About Us

California Association of Professional Firefighters 

CAPF is a non-political, non-profit benefit association committed to offering the best benefits available to over 17,000 professional California firefighters. For nearly 32 years, the CAPF Plan has served the California Public Safety benefit market with leading comprehensive benefits and the best rates.  CAPF provides a total solution for Long Term Disability (LTD) coverage for both individuals and groups. Paycheck protection now covers up to 80% of pay, up to $10,000 per month.

Firefighter LTD Plan Participants Statewide


CAPF Executive Board

Erick Mattson, Redding Firefighters

Vice President South
Steve Sandefer, Hemet Firefighters

Vice President North
Aimee New, Sonora City Firefighters

Chief Financial Officer
Dennis Campanale, West Sacramento Firefighters

Executive Secretary
Nick Faraclas, Riverside Firefighters


Global Committee

Aimee New
Sonora City Fire

Steve Sandefer
Hemet Firefighters

Art Amaro
Gilroy Fire

Howard Brown
Pacifica Fire

Jim Cass
Orange Co. Fire

Dan D’Angelo
Napa Fire

Sean Engler
Bakersfield City Fire

Bryan Hauser
West Covina Fire

Eric Laughlin
Woodside Fire

Doug Summers
Chino Valley Fire

David Perusse
Beverly Hills Fire