Scott Doherty


Bureau of Certification and Support

Chief Doherty served with the Schenectady Fire Department from 1989-2014, retiring as Deputy Chief. Chief Doherty has worked for the New Hampshire Fire Academy & EMS since 2015. Chief Doherty earned a Bachelors degree in Business Management and Economics and a Master of Public Administration degree. He has completed the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program.

  • M.P.A., Public Administration, Marist College, 2005
  • B.S., Business Management and Economics, Granite State College, 2002
Emergency Service Affiliations
  • Deputy Chief, Canterbury Fire/Rescue, Since 2018
  • Police Officer, Canajoharie Police Department, 2014
  • Deputy Chief, Schenectady Fire Department, 1989-2014
  • Paramedic, Colonie EMS, 1993-2013
  • Senior Flight Paramedic, New York State Police, 1995-2002
Scott Doherty