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Scotty Bush

Fax: 615-264-1586

119 East Drive
Hendersonville, TN37075

Fire Chief Scotty Bush

Chief Bush began his career as a Firefighter in 1991 when he joined the Hendersonville Fire Department. He worked his way up through the ranks to Division Chief on B shift. In July of 2015, he was announced as Fire Chief for the City of Hendersonville.

Chief Bush holds an Associates in Applied Science Degree in Fire Science and a Bachelor's Degree in Fire Science Administration from Waldorf University. He is currently working on his Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership/Fire Rescue Executive Leadership from Waldorf University with an expected completion date of January 2019.

Chief Bush has served on the Senior Citizens Board of Directors and is currently serving as the Vice-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.

Chief Bush and his wife, Jeffin, have a niece and nephew with whom they spend a lot of time. Faith, family, and friends are the foundation of the Bush household. Chief Bush is active in the community and is enthusiastic anytime he has the opportunity to serve in the community.


* 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