Broken Arrow’s new Fire Chief Jeremy Moore was welcomed by the Broken Arrow Fire Department on Jan. 9 during a change of command ceremony, held at the Broken Arrow Performing Arts Center, 701 S. Main St.
Moore began his duties as Fire Chief on Dec. 31, 2014. As Broken Arrow Fire Chief, Moore will be responsible for a department of 152 fire fighters, 11 Fire Corps volunteers and six fire stations; as well as an Emergency Medical Services division. The response coverage for the department is over 105 square miles and protects more than 100,000 residents at an level rating of 2.
Moore is an 18-year fire veteran who most recently served as District Chief for the Tulsa Fire Department. An executive fire officer with the National Fire Academy, Moore earned his masters of public administration from the University of Oklahoma and a bachelor of arts in fire service management from Western Illinois University. Moore also has the distinction of being only one of four credentialed Chief Fire Officers () in Oklahoma.