Battalion Chief, Tim Edwards joined the Elizabethton Fire Department in 1991. Chief Edwards had previously served as a Shift Captain from 2004-2012, before being promoted to the rank of Deputy Chief. Chief Edwards chose to return to the rank of Shift Captain in the fall of 2015. The rank of Shift Captain was officially changed to Battalion Chief in August of 2016. Before coming to work for EFD, Chief Edwards had also served as a volunteer EMT in Sullivan County, TN.
Lieutenant, Russell Hodge has been a member of the Elizabethton Fire Department since 1997 and was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in July of 2019. Lieutenant Hodge had perviously served as Sergeant since August of 2016. Lieutenant Hodge came to EFD with no prior Emergency Services experience, having spent the previous 5 years employed by the Elizabethton City School System.
Sergeant, Brian Stevens has been a member of the Elizabethton Fire Department since 2000 and was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in May of 2020. Before coming to work for EFD, Sergeant Stevens had served as a member of the Hampton Volunteer FD.
|Battalion Chief||Tim Edwards||1991|
|Engineer||J. Lance Treadway||1997|
|Engineer|| Shane Clawson