TYBEE ISLAND GA - The City of Tybee Island has named Jeremy Kendrick as its new Fire Chief. Kendrick will start work November 29. His appointment was finalized at a specially called city council meeting Friday afternoon.
Kendrick presently works in California, and previously worked as a firefighter in his hometown of Augusta, Georgia.
"His resume was impressive, but more impressive was his interview, his knowledge and perception, his professionalism and the opportunities he sees for Tybee," said Mayor Shirley Sessions. "He's very excited about being here, and I think he's going to do some really good things for us."