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Scotty Bush

Fax: 615-264-1586

119 East Drive
Hendersonville, TN37075

Fire Chief Scotty Bush

          Chief Bush began his career in the fire service in 1991 as a firefighter with the Hendersonville Fire Department.  Chief Bush worked his way up through the ranks within the fire department and in May 2015, he was appointed Interim Chief.  In July of 2015, he was appointed, unanimously, by the Board of Mayor and Alderman (BOMA) as Fire Chief.

          Chief Bush holds an AAS in Fire Science from Vol State and a bachelor's degree in Fire Science Administration from Waldorf University .  In July 2019, he will complete his MA in Organizational Leadership from Waldorf University.  Chief Bush serves as Vice Chair for the Hendersonville Senior Citizens Center's Board of Directors.  He served as Vice-President and President of the Middle Tennessee Fire Chiefs Association.  He is a member of the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC).  He is a State of Tennessee certified Paramedic and a 2017 graduate of the Fire Service Executive Development Institute (FSEDI).

          Chief Bush enjoys being active in the community and enjoys attending events here in the City of Hendersonville.  He loves to travel, attend sporting events, cook, and work out while creating a good balance between work and time with his girlfriend, family, and friends.

* Front Desk *Fire DeptFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3000
Bennett, ScottFire InspectorFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3014
Bush, ScottyFire ChiefDepartment Heads, Fire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3003
Fann, BrianAdministrative Fire ChiefFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3005
Frost, VickieAdministrative CoordinatorFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3002
Holt, MikeDeputy Fire ChiefFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3004
Johnson, JudyAdministrative SecretaryFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3001
Nolan, Shane Fire InspectorFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3012
Nolen, KennyFire InspectorFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3013
Patrick, WestlyTraining ChiefFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3006
Proctor, MikeFire InspectorFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3011
Varble, PaulFire MarshalFire(615) 822-1119 ext. 3010