Recent Alerts from Nixle
Tornado Warning For Montgomery County Until 1:00 Pm.
Heavy Rain Continues In The Entire District. Another 10-15 Inches Is Likely This Morning And Into The Afternoon.
Heavy Rainfall Is Occurring In The South County Area.
South Montgomery County Fire Department
27900 Robinson Road
Conroe, TX 77385
Voice: 281-363-FIRE (3473)
A local guy born and raised in Spring TX, began his Fire Service career in March of 1995 with the Spring Fire Department, having served as a Fire Fighter/EMT up to the rank of Senior Captain. While serving with The Spring Fire Department he had a full-time business management career for a major organization. In March of 2007 he left his civilian career to pursue a full-time career in the Fire Service with the Texas City Fire Department as a Firefighter/ Paramedic.
In November of 2009 he had an opportunity to get back closer to home and was hired by South Montgomery County Fire Department as a Shift Commander. In July of 2011 he was promoted to the rank of Deputy Chief, then in January of 2016 was promoted to his current rank of Assistant Chief, responsible for the day to day operations and administration of the Fire Department.
Chief Cooke routinely works for a local 911 EMS provider and is an active member of Texas Task Force One as a Technical Information Specialist.
Chief Cooke holds certifications of Fire Instructor, Fire Officer, Incident Safety Officer, Wildland Fire Fighter and EMT Paramedic and is a graduate of the Texas Fire Chiefs Academy and the TEEX Fire Service Chief Executive Officer Program.
Chief Cooke has been married since 1998 to his wife Christina. They have two children who are very active in competitive athletic programs. When not at baseball or volleyball events, they enjoy the outdoors hunting, fishing or just exploring on four wheelers.