Fire Marshal Jeff McMahon would like to announce Richard "Hunter" Mauk as a new Deputy Fire Marshal for Worcester County. The County Commissioners choose DFM Mauk to fill a vacancy opened by a retirement within the County's Fire Marshal's Office. Deputy Mauk was sworn into office on Monday, October 24, 2016 by Worcester County Clerk of Court, Susan Braniecki. Deputy Mauk resides in Ocean City and is a member of the Ocean City Volunteer Fire Company. He is originally from Annapolis, Maryland with family in Vienna, Maryland. Fire Marshal McMahon stated, "I think the Commissioners made a great choice. DFM Mauk has great ambition and his very enthusisactic about his new career".