Our Staff


Chief Mike Brubaker


Chief Brubaker has been with the department since 1996. He was promoted to Fire Chief in January of 2005. Prior to becoming Chief he served as the departments training officer for 4 years. Chief Brubaker is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Fire Inspector I, Public Fire and Life Safety Educator, Hazardous Materials technician, Pumper/driver Operator, and Advanced EMT with many other certifications as well. He is a certified CPR instructor through the American Heart Association. He has completed Fire Officer III through the Tennessee Fire and Codes Academy. Chief Brubaker is a member and past chairman of the East Tennessee Regional Council of Fire Chiefs, Tennessee Fire Chiefs Association as well as the International Association of Fire Chiefs. Prior to becoming a Firefighter with Loudon Fire Department he served 4 years in the United States Marine Corps.


Battalion Chief Mark Harvey


Battalion Chief Harvey has been a member of the department since 1990. He is the Departments only Battalion Chief and serves as second in Command, he was promoted to BC in April 2015. Chief Harvey oversees "B" shift working out of station one and currently oversees all departmental pre-plans and yearly fire hydrant flow testing. He is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Fire Inspector I, Hazardous Materials technician, Pumper/driver Operator and Advanced EMT, with numerous other certifications. Mark is a certified CPR instructor through the American Heart Association. BC Harvey is a member of the Tennessee Fire Chiefs Association. Battalion Chief Harvey has served as a Lieutenant, Captain and Battalion Chief within the Department.


Captain Anthony Garner


Captain Garner has been with the department since 1995. Captain Garner oversees "A" shift working out of Station 2. He was promoted to Captain in August 2013. He is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Hazardous Materials technician, Pumper/driver Operator, Advanced EMT, and a Car seat safety Technician. He also has extensive training in arson investigation and serves as the departments lead arson investigator. In 2008 he graduated from Cleveland State Police academy to add to his Arson Investigation Credentials. Captain Garner is responsible for overseeing daily operations at Station 2


Captain Bill Geames


Captain Geames has been with the department since 2000. He was promoted to full-time Firefighter in February 2005 and promoted to Captain in August 2015. Captain Geames oversees "C" Shift working out of Station 1. He is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire instructor I, Pumper/driver Operator, Advanced EMT, Hazardous Materials technician and at the Rope rescue technician level. Bill also serves on the department's arson investigation team and is a Certified Vehicle Extrication Instructor and Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor. Captain Geames is the officer responsible for service, maintenance and yearly testing on all departmental equipment and Fire Apparatus.


Training Officer Alex Lennex


Firefighter Lennex is a Full Time Firefighter for our department and has been with our department since 2009. He is a certified Fire Instructor I, Advanced EMT, Pumper/driver Operator, Hazardous Materials technician, Car seat safety Technician and at the Rope rescue technician level. Alex is a graduate of the City of Loudon Firefighter Explorer program and in 2010 he graduated from the Tennessee Fire and Codes academy recruit firefighter 10 week program. Alex was promoted to Full-Time Firefighter in October 2013, and he took over the training officer duties in December 2017. He works on "A" shift at Station 1.


Firefighter Jimmy Russell


Firefighter Russell has been with the department since 1995. He is a full-time firefighter and is a certified Firefighter II, Hazardous Materials technician, and Advanced EMT. Jimmy works on "B" shift at station Two.


Firefighter David Williams


Firefighter Williams has been with the department since 1995. He is a full-time firefighter and is a certified Firefighter II, Emergency Medical Responder and a Hazardous Materials technician. Dave works on "C" shift at station two.


Training Officer Andy Disney


Training Officer Disney has been with the department since 2004. He is a full-time firefighter and has previously served as the Departments Training Officer from 2011-December 2017. Andy is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Pumper/driver Operator, Aerial Apparatus operator Hazardous Materials technician, and Advanced EMT. He works on "A" shift at station one.


Firefighter Jacob Turbeville


Firefighter Turbeville was promoted to the full-time Firefighter Rank on March 1, 2015. He has been with the Department since May 2013. Jacob is a certified Fire Instructor I, Firefighter II, Hazardous Material Technician, Pumper/Driver Operator and advanced EMT. Firefighter Turbeville is certified at the rope rescue technician level and is also certified instructor through Tennessee Emergency Management Agency. Firefighter Turbeville works on "C" shift out of station 1.


Firefighter Bryan McFalls


Firefighter McFalls was promoted to full-time Firefighter on August 2, 2015. He has been with the Department since December 2013. In April 2014 Firefighter McFalls graduated from the Tennessee Fire Academy 10 week recruit Firefighter program. Bryan is a Certified Firefighter II, Hazardous material Technician , Pumper/driver Operator, and EMT-Basic. He is also a certified Rope rescue technician. Bryan works on "B" shift out of station 1.


Firefighter Greg Johnson


Firefighter Johnson was promoted to Full-time Firefighter on February 9, 2016 . He has been with the Department since October 2014. He is Certified Firefighter II, Emergency Medical Responder, Pumper/driver Operator, and Hazardous Materials Technician. Greg is also certified at the Rope Rescue technician level. Greg works on "B" shift out of station 1.


Firefighter Luke Martin


Firefighter Martin was promoted to full-time firefighter on September 10, 2017. He has been with the Department since 2016. Luke is certified Firefighter I &II, Emergency Medical Responder, and a Hazardous Materials 1st responder. Luke works on "C" shift out of station 1.


Firefighter Jacob Neely


Firefighter Neely was promoted to full-time firefighter on January 15, 2018. He has been with the Department since 2016. Jacob is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Instructor I, Hazardous Materials Technician, and Emergency Medical Responder. Prior to being hired with our department he was employed as a full-time firefighter with the Air base in Knoxville. Jacob currently serves in the Tennessee Air National Guard.


Captain Steve Johnson (February 11, 1961 - June 10, 2010)


Captain Johnson was a member of The City of Loudon Fire Department for 25 Years. Captain Johnson passed away suddenly in June of 2010. Steve also served our Country for 26 Years earning the rank of 1st Sgt. in the Tennessee Army National Guard. During his career with the Fire Department he served as Training Officer for many years, he also served as a Lieutenant and later as a Captain. Words can't describe the impact he left behind. Steve solely developed, implemented and taught classes to new Firefighters for many years. At the time of his departure from us Steve had a part in training every full-time Firefighter and most part time Firefighters within the Department. Without Steve's tireless and unselfish work for many years Loudon Fire Department wouldn't be what it is today. Steve you're forever our brother and forever in our hearts, we will dearly miss you! God Bless and eternal peace to you; our fallen brother, Friend, hero and mentor.


Captain Tom Johnson (Retired)


Captain Johnson Retired from the Department on July 17, 2015 after 27 years of faithful and dedicated service to the City of Loudon Fire Department. He served as an Officer since 2005 serving as a Lieutenant and Captain during that time. We thank you for your service and sacrifice to The City of Loudon.


Fighter Eddie Williams (Retired)


Firefighter Williams Retired from the Department on September 9, 2017 after 26 years of faithful and dedicated service to the City of Loudon Fire Department. During his time Eddie served as the Department's vehicle extrication instructor for many years. We thank you for your service, sacrifice and dedication to the City of Loudon.


Firefighter James "Bud" Nelms


Firefighter Nelms retired from the Department on December 31, 2017 after 24 years of faithful and dedicated service to the City of Loudon Fire Department. We thank you for your service, sacrifice and dedication to the City of Loudon.


Firefighter Mike Hodge


Firefighter Hodge is a part time Firefighter for our department and has been with the department since 2005. He is certified at the Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Advanced EMT level, Pumper/Driver operator and is a Hazardous Materials technician. Mike works Fulltime with Y-12 Fire Department.


Firefighter Lynn Huffman


Firefighter Huffman is a part time Firefighter for our department and has been with the department since January 2005. He is certified at the Fire Instructor I, Advanced EMT level and is a Hazardous Materials technician. Lynn works Fulltime with Lenoir City Fire Department as a Firefighter.


Firefighter Bobby Shubert


Firefighter Shubert has been with the department since 2005. He is currently a part-time Firefighter. He was promoted to full-time firefighter in August 2010, resigning as a full-time firefighter in February 2015 accepting a position within the fire service to further his career. Firefighter Shubert is certified Fire Officer I, Fire Instructor I, Advanced EMT, Hazardous Materials technician, and at Rope rescue technician level.


Firefighter Brandon Phillips


Firefighter Phillips is a part-time Firefighter for our Department and has been with the Department since January 2014. He is certified Fire Instructor I, Paramedic, and Hazardous Materials Technician. Brandon is a full-time Firefighter with the City of Knoxville Fire Department.


Firefighter Kevin Abercrombie


Firefighter Abercrombie is a part-time Firefighter and he has been with our Department since January 2010. He is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Advanced EMT, Hazardous Materials Technician, Pumper/driver Operator, Car seat safety Technician and Vehicle extrication Instructor. Kevin works as a full-time Firefighter with Lenoir City Fire Department.


Firefighter Stephen Spoon


Firefighter Spoon is a part-time Firefighter for our Department. He has been with the Department since August 2013. He is certified at the Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Advanced EMT level, Pumper/driver Operator and is a Hazardous Materials technician. Steve works Fulltime with Lenoir City Fire Department as a Firefighter.


Firefighter Shawn Fox


Firefighter Fox is a part-time Firefighter with our Department. He has been with our Department since March 2014. He is certified Firefighter II, Advanced EMT, and Hazardous Materials Technician. Shawn has held numerous positions with various Emergency Service organizations. Shawn currently is employed full-time as a Fire engineer/Alarm Specialist.


Firefighter Burl "Eugene" Akins


Firefighter Akins is a part-time Firefighter for our Department. He has been with the Department since March 2014. He is certified at the Fire Instructor I, Advanced EMT level, and is a Hazardous Materials technician. Eugene works Fulltime with Lenoir City Fire Department as a Firefighter.


Firefighter Josh "Hamp" Richerson


Firefighter Richerson is a part-time Firefighter for our Department. He has been with the Department since October 2014 where he began as a Volunteer. He was promoted to part-time Firefighter in August 2015. Firefighter Richerson is Certified Firefighter I & II, Pumper/driver operator, Emergency Medical Responder and Hazardous Materials 1st Responder.


Firefighter Cristian Gonzalez


Firefighter Gonzalez is a part-time Firefighter with our Department. He has been with the Department since November 2014 where he began as a Volunteer. Firefighter Gonzalez is a Certified Firefighter I, Firefighter II and Basic Emergency Medical Technician. In April 2015 he graduated from the Tennessee Fire Academies 10 week recruit Firefighter program.


Firefighter Lee Fadeley


Firefighter Fadelely is a part-time Firefighter for our Department. He has been with the Department since August 2015. He is certified at the Firefighter I, Emergency Medical Responder, and is a Hazardous Materials 1st Responder. Lee is a full-time Firefighter with the Vonore Fire Department.


Firefighter Brandon Wright


Firefighter Wright is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2016. He is certified at the Firefighter I & II level and as a Basic Emergency Medical Technician. Brandon is a full-time Firefighter with the Vonore Fire Department.


Firefighter Chris Lawson


Firefighter Lawson is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2015. He is certified at the Firefighter I & II level, Basic Emergency Medical Technician and a Hazardous Materials First Responder. Chris is a Full-time Firefighter with Lenoir City Fire Department.


Firefighter Tony Lowery


Firefighter Lowery is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2016. He is certified at the Firefighter I & II level, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and a Hazardous Materials First Responder. Tony has been employed as a Full-time Firefighter before in East Tennessee and he is currently a Full-time EMT with Priority Ambulance.


Firefighter Michael Shillings


Firefighter Shillings is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2017. He is certified at the Fire Instructor I, Firefighter I & II level, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and a Hazardous Materials Technician. Michael is a Full-time Firefighter with Y-12 Fire Department.


Firefighter Greg Perkins


Firefighter Perkins is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2017. He is certified at the Firefighter I & II level, Emergency Medical Responder and a Hazardous Materials 1st Responder. Greg is a Full-time Firefighter with Lenoir City Fire Department.


Firefighter Jason Simon


Firefighter Simon is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2017. He is certified at the Firefighter I & II level, Emergency Medical Responder and a Hazardous Materials 1st Responder. Jason is a Full-time Firefighter with Lenoir City Fire Department.


Firefighter Scott Geagley


Firefighter Geagley is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2017. He is certified at the Firefighter I level, and a Hazardous Materials 1st Responder.


Firefighter Matt Acuff


Firefighter Acuff is a part-time Firefighter with our department and has been with our department since 2017. He is certified as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and a Hazardous Materials 1st responder. Matt is a Full-time EMT with Priority Ambulance.


Firefighter Tim Jenkins


Firefighter Jenkins is a Volunteer Firefighter for our department and has been with our department since 2009. He is a certified Firefighter I, Emergency Medical responder and at the Rope rescue technician level. Tim is a vehicle extrication instructor and has extensive training and certifications in vehicle rescue/extrication.


Firefighter Bill Hart


Firefighter Hart has been with the Department since 1987. He is a Volunteer Firefighter with the Department. He is a certified Firefighter II, EMT basic, and Hazardous Material Technician. He works as a full-time Firefighter at a Facility in Oak Ridge.


Firefighter Chelsea Carter


Firefighter Carter is a Volunteer Firefighter with our Department. She has been with the Department since November 2014. Firefighter Carter is a certified Firefighter I, and Hazardous Materials 1st Responder.


Firefighter Colby Williams


Firefighter Williams is a volunteer Firefighter with our Department. He has been with the Department since November 2014. He is a Hazardous Materials 1st Responder.


Firefighter Travis Gray


Firefighter Gray has been with the department since 2001. He is a Volunteer firefighter and is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Instructor I, Hazardous Materials Specialist, and Advanced EMT. Travis's fulltime job is Building Inspector and Codes Enforcement Officer for the City of Loudon.


Secretary Luv Clifton


Luv has been employed with the City of Loudon Since August 2006. She is the Secretary for the Fire and Police Departments.