Administration

  • FAO/A-EMT Shannon Martin

    FAO/A-EMT, Deputy Fire Marshal & Bike Team
    Firefighter with West Jackson since 2006, though she has broken service, she currently has over 8 years of service with our Department. While starting as a Volunteer, she was hired full time in 2013. Lives in Jefferson with boyfriend and son. NPQ Firefighter I, Firefighter II, NPQ Pump Apparatus Operator, Advanced EMT, HAZ-MAT Ops.
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  • Captain Josh LeBlanc

    Captain/Paramedic, EMS Officer/Health & Safety Officer & Bike Team
    Josh joined the West Jackson Fire Department and became a certified firefighter in 2005. Josh would like to be known as a dedicated officer, friend and family man; but most importantly a man of God.
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  • Chief Ben Stephens

    Fire Chief/EMT
    Ben joined the West Jackson Fire Department in 2002 after moving to the area from Atlanta that same year. He started out as a volunteer firefighter as a way to serve the community and meet people. Ben was hired fulltime as an FAO/EMT in 2005, promoted to Captain that same year.   Ben was appointed […]
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The A Shift

The B Shift

  • Captain Joel Keith

    Captain/EMR B Shift OIC
    Joel joined us in August of  1994  as a Volunteer firefighter.  He became State Certified in 1998.  He is currently the Senior Member of the Department with 22 years of service.  He is currently an NPQ Firefighter I/II, Fire Instructor I, Fire Officer I, Structural Fire Control Instructor, Crash Victim Extrication Instructor. Joel enjoys being […]
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  • FAO/A-EMT Jim Quinn

    FAO/A-EMT
    Jim joined the West Jackson Fire Department in 2007, he has been a certified firefighter since 1982. Jim is married with two daughters and two grand daughters
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  • B Shift Firefighter (Plugman)

    FFI/EMT
      Vacant since December 2014 due to a lack of funding.
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    • FAO/EMT Robert Smeltzer

      FAO/EMT
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      The C Shift

      • Captain David Edge

        Captain/A-EMT C Shift OIC/Maintenance Officer & Honor Guard Member
        Joined the Department in December of 2004 as a Volunteer, was hired full-time as an FAO in January 2007. Now serves as the Captain of C shift, Engine 1. Lives in Braselton with wife Becky, two children and one grandchild. NPQ Fire Officer 1, NPQ Fire Instructor I, Structural Fire Control Instructor, HAZ-MAT Tech, NPQ […]
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      • FAO/A-EMT Damon Lockridge

        FAO/A-EMT
        Damon joined the West Jackson Fire Department and became a certified fire fighter in 2010 to have a positive impact on his community and help serve his neighbors. Damon was born and raised in Gwinnett County Ga. Damon married his lovely wife in 1998. They have a 13 year old son and a 10 year old […]
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      • C Shift Firefighter (Plugman)

        FFI/EMT
          Vacant since December 2014 due to a lack of funding.
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        • C Shift Firefighter (Nozzleman)

          FFI/EMT
            Vacant (Currently filled with Part-time Staff)
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          Part Time Staff

          • FFII/EMT Kevin Pittman

            FFII/EMT
              Kevin joined West Jackson Fire Department as a volunteer firefighter in 2008 and went on to become a certified firefighter the same year. He has served as a full-time firefighter (FAO/EMT) for the Department but is currently serving part-time. Kevin lives with his wife and two daughters in Braselton.
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            • FFII/AEMT Brian Ray

              FFII/AEMT
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              • Probationary FFI/EMT Nick Ellsworth

                Probationary FFI/EMT (Serving Since 2016)
                  Nick has been a firefighter for over 10 years.  He is a resident of Braselton where he lives with his wife Lori and three children Taylor, Kaden, and Paisley.  He enjoys spending time on the lake when not working and being able to serve in the community he lives.  
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                A Company (Volunteer)

                B Company (Volunteer)

                • FFI/AEMT Kenyon Levine

                  FFI/AEMT & Honor Guard Member
                  Kenyon joined the Department in 2015 as a way to serve the community. Kenyon also serves the State as a Specialist in the Georgia State Defense Force. Other training includes Emergency Medical Technician.  Kenyon works as a Volunteer Firefighter with our Department.
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                C Company (Volunteer)

                • FFI/EMT-B Kenny Dove

                  FFI/EMT-B & Honor Guard Member
                  Kenny joined the West Jackson Fire Department as a volunteer in 2015 as a way to serve the community. Kenny is currently attending school to obtain his A-EMT certification. He lives in Hoschton with his wife and four children. Current Certifications and Awards include: National Professional Qualifications Firefighter I, Firefighter II, Hazardous Materials Operations, Georgia […]
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                • FFI/EMR Crosby Harbin

                  FFI/EMR
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                  • FF Will Davis

                    Registered Volunteer Firefighter & Honor Guard Member
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                  • FFI Ryan Puckett

                    Firefighter I
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                    Fire Auxiliary (Volunteer)

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