Wade Bradfield continuously extends a helping hand to citizens in his community. He serves as Trustee Chairman for the United Methodist Church, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Rio Blanco Fire Protection District and is an Emergency Medical Technician for Meeker Fire and Rescue.  Wade was voted EMT of the year in 2017 by his peers on the department. He also previously served on the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

Wade has devoted countless hours to the church, it’s building project, the fire department and their current building project. He is owner/ operator of Meeker Collision and Peach’s Auto Spa, through which he supports local activities such as Range Call, Meeker School District athletics and other community events. His generosity is often behind the scenes such as donating older vehicles to teenagers in need, or providing summer and after school employment for students.

When confronted with a challenge or need, Wade is quick to step up and say “What can I do to help?” He is humble, kind, and a strong leader within our community. He states, ” I do it because someone needs help”.

Wade is married to Marnell (Day), his wife of 31 years. His son Nate is currently serving in the US Air Force, stationed in Boise Idaho. Gracie, his daughter is a junior at Meeker High School. You will generally find Wade with a smile on his face and a positive remark for whomever he meets.

Thank you Wade for making Meeker a better place to live!

Citizen of the Month is nominated by the public. If you have someone to nominate please let us know. Check out the Meeker Chamber of Commerce Facebook page and newsletter for this citizen to be announced each month.The citizen of the month is someone who finds ways to help around the community and makes Meeker a better place to live.
Click here for a nomination form: Citizen of the Month form