Tulsa Fire Department is
dedicated to serving the very best people in the world, the
citizens of Tulsa. In the past and the present they have supported
our department not only with their praise but also with their
actions. We will continue to find new ways and opportunities to
best meet their needs and fulfill their expectations of our
The Tulsa Fire Department remains the only fire department in
Oklahoma that has achieved International Accreditation. We have
been blessed with great leaders in the past and will continue to
build on their efforts to maintain one of the best departments in
the nation. As an organization we recognize the value of management
and labor working hand in hand to develop the tasks we must
accomplish to achieve our strategic vision.
Thanks for visiting our website. You are always welcome whether
you are a business looking for information or just browsing our
site. I hope you receive insight into our department and the
services we are delivering to our community.
Tulsa Fire Department
Chief Driskell joined the Tulsa Fire Department in 1985 and has
held various ranks including District Chief, Chief of Finance, and
Assistant Fire Chief in Field Operations, Deputy Fire Chief, and
Fire Marshal. He became Fire Chief on July 1, 2012.
Chief Driskell earned an Associate's Degree in Fire Protection
Technology from Tulsa Community College, a Bachelor's Degree in
Organizational Leadership from Southern Nazarene University, a
Master's Degree in Public Administration from the University of
Oklahoma and is a graduate of the National Fire Academy's Executive
Fire Officer Program.