Jeremy Powell

Fire Department
Title: Fire Chief
Phone: (903) 457-2941

Chief Powell has been with Greenville Fire-Rescue 16 years. Before joining GFR, he spent time with Flower Mound Fire Department. A long time Greenville resident, Jeremy has worked his way up through the ranks to Fire Chief. He holds the following certifications from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection: Fire Fighter Advanced, Driver/Operator, Haz Mat Tech, Fire Officer II and Fire  Instructor III. He is a certified Fire Officer III and IV through the Texas Fire Chiefs Association and a graduate of the Texas Fire Chief’s  Academy. Other certifications Jeremy holds include Paramedic, Rope Rescue Level I and II, Swift Water Rescue Tech, Vehicle Rescue Tech, Wild Land Fire Fighter, Engine Boss and Structural Collapse III Tech. He has completed  FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency National Incident Management  System certifications 100, 200, 700, and 800. He serves on Texas Task Force 1 as a boat operator and on Texas Task Force 2 Urban Search & Rescue as a Haz- Mat Specialist. He is also on the Texas Intra-State Fire Mutual Aid System Task Book Review Committee. Jeremy is married with four kids.



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