Knoxville Fire Department Adds 32 New Firefighters

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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Knoxville Fire Department Adds 32 New Firefighters

Posted: 02/11/2019
The Knoxville Fire Department's 2018 Firefighter Recruit Class Graduation Ceremony was held on Friday, February 8, 2019 at Sevier Heights Baptist Church.

The City now has 32 new firefighters and some of those firefighters will continue on in EMS training.

Take a look at the video below to see some of the training involved to become a firefighter with the City of Knoxville.





The City's newest firefighters are:

Kevin Michael Andrews, Sr.
Christopher Russell Bice
Christopher James Braun
Dustin Michael Chambers
Justin Allen Chambers, Josh Allen Creed
Marshall Moses Dockery
Bradley Logan Everett
Randall Peyton Gibbs
Angel Delaine Gregory
Jocob Cale Hanover
Justin Alan Harmon
Joshua Randall Henderson
Eric Bradley Hickman
Matthew Dylan Kear
Joshua Chandler Kerley
Zachary Coulter Lambson
Trace Garrett Langley, Donald Dale Gunner Moore
Jacob Scott O'Quinn
Clayton Keith Proctor
Daniel Monroe Rice
Austin Mario Sharpe
Nicholas David Signaigo
Ian Talmadge Slagle
Christian Edward Steward
Melvin Indro Tamsiran
Ashley Renee Tucker
David Joseph Weaver
Christopher Ryan Wilbanks
Cody Lee Yates
Eloise Lynda Jayne Yeomans 

Thank you Knoxville Fire Department for keeping Knoxville safe and congratulations to our newest firefighters!