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BC Tim Edwards     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.



Lt. Russell Hodge    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.


   Brian StevensSergeant, 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. 

RED SHIFT ROSTER
 RANK
NAME  JOINED
 Battalion Chief  Tim Edwards 1991 
 Lieutenant  Russell Hodge 1997 
 Sergeant  Brian Stevens 2000 
 Engineer  J. Lance Treadway 1997 
 Engineer  Shane Clawson
2004 
 Engineer  Alan Shepard 2011 
 Engineer
 Matt Doss 2013 
 Firefighter  Aaron Taylor 2017 
 Firefighter  Dawson Fair 2018 
 Firefighter  Nathan Kyte     2020