Meet Matt

Matt Vogt


Certified Fire Investigator



Mr. Vogt has over 12 years of experience in the fire service, with 10 years in the field of fire investigations for both public and private sectors. He has completed numerous courses related to fire and explosion investigations sponsored by the International Association of Arson Investigators, Public Agency Training Council, National Fire Academy, Wisconsin’s Division of Criminal Investigation, and other local organizations. 

He provides public service as the Lead Investigator (Captain) for the Racine County Fire Investigation Task Force.  Mr. Vogt’s education includes an Associates of Applied Science specializing in Fire Science from Gateway Technical College.


  • Associates of Applied Science in Fire Science - Gateway Technical College


  • International Association of Arson Investigators, International Member
  • National Association of Fire Investigators, National Member
  • International Association of Arson Investigators Wisconsin Chapter, Member

Licenses and Certifications

  • Certified Fire Investigator # 394484 : National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Expires:11/09/2021)
  • Certified Fire Investigator # 25-110937 International Association of Arson Investigators (Expires:11/09/2021)
  • Credentialed Motor Vehicle Fire Investigator Endorsement International Association of Arson Investigators (Expires:11/09/2021)
  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator # 15383-9789 National Association of Fire Investigators(Expires:10/16/2022)
  • Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator # 15383-9789v National Association of Fire Investigators
  • 2Certified HAZWOPER/ Certified Hazardous Materials Technician 29 CFR 1910.120/ NFPA 472