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 Dept||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3000|
|Bennett, Scott||Fire Inspector||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3014|
|Bush, Scotty||Fire Chief||Department Heads, Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3003|
|Fann, Brian||Administrative Fire Chief||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3005|
|Frost, Vickie||Administrative Coordinator||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3002|
|Holt, Mike||Deputy Fire Chief||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3004|
|Johnson, Judy||Administrative Secretary||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3001|
|Nolan, Shane||Fire Inspector||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3012|
|Nolen, Kenny||Fire Inspector||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3013|
|Patrick, Westly||Training Chief||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3006|
|Proctor, Mike||Fire Inspector||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3011|
|Varble, Paul||Fire Marshal||Fire||(615) 822-1119 ext. 3010|