Smyrna Fire Chief, Roy Acree, is responsible for all aspects of the Smyrna Fire Department and oversees the Smyrna Emergency Management Agency as its Director.
Chief Acree has served the City of Smyrna for 29 years, first joining the SFD in 1990. Through that time he has worked his way up through the ranks, eventually being appointed by Mayor and Council to the position of Fire Chief in 2014.
Chief Acree is very active throughout the community and the Fire Service. He serves as a member of Smyrna Rotary, is heavily involved with WellStar as a Regional Board Member for Cobb Hospital and the leadership council for the new Vinings Health Park, and is a founding member of the Smyrna Public Safety Foundation. Chief Acree is a Master Certified Emergency Manager and holds numerous certifications from the Georgia Fire Academy, the National Fire Academy, the Emergency Management Institute, and both the Federal and Georgia Emergency Management Agencies.