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 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.


Captain Andy Disney


Captain 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, II, III, IV, Fire Instructor I, Pumper/driver Operator, Aerial Apparatus operator Hazardous Materials technician, and Advanced EMT. He oversees "A" shift working out of station one.


Firefighter Anthony Garner


Firefighter Garner has been with the department since 1995. Firefighter Garner works on "C" shift working out of Station 2. He has previously served as a Captain for 5 years. He is a certified Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, Fire Instructor I, Hazardous Materials technician, Pumper/driver Operator, Aerial Apparatus 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.


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 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 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 Scott Geagley


Firefighter Geagley was promoted to full-time firefighter in September 2019. He has been with our department since 2017. He is certified at the Firefighter I and II level, Basic Emergency Medical Technician and a Hazardous Materials 1st Responder.


Firefighter Cristian Gonzalez


Firefighter Gonzalez was promoted to a full-time firefighter in December 2020. 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 Emergency Medical Responder. In April 2015 he graduated from the Tennessee Fire Academies 10-week recruit Firefighter program.


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 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 David Williams


Firefighter David Williams served with the department for 25 years in some capacity. He was a full-time firefighter for 21 years and worked as a part-time firefighter during his time with the department. He resigned from the department in 2019. We thank David for his years of faithful service.


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 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 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 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 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 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.