Scott Stowers Named Deputy Fire Chief
Gainesville Fire Chief Jerome Yarbrough today announced the
promotion of Scott Stowers, a 20 year veteran of the City of
Gainesville, as Deputy Fire Chief.
Chief Yarbrough said Stowers’ training and experience stood out
among other qualified candidates. “Scott has worked in all divisions of
the Fire Department. He has the knowledge to accomplish all tasks
assigned to him. I put all my trust and confidence in him to lead the
Department as the Deputy Fire Chief,” Yarbrough said.
Stowers currently serves as Division Chief of the Gainesville Fire
Department. As Division Chief he is responsible for the Support
Services, Special Operations, and Administrative Divisions of the Fire
Department. He is certified by the State of Georgia as an Emergency
Medical Technician and Firefighter and has 20 years experience in the
Fire/Rescue and Emergency Management Services field.