Fire Department Chief

Chief Tim GuffeyTim Guffey has served as Fire Chief for the Town of Knightdale since the department’s inception in 2002. Previously he served as Chief of Pleasant Garden Fire Department in Guilford County and was Assistant Chief with the Knightdale Volunteer Fire Department.

Chief Guffey holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Barton College and an Associates Degree in Fire Protection Technology from Coastal Carolina Community College. He is a North Carolina Fire Instructor Level II, North Carolina Fire Officer Level II, North Carolina Fire and Life Safety Educator Level III, and a North Carolina Fire Inspector Level III.

Chief Guffey is a graduate of the National Fire Academy Executive Fire Officer Program.




Chief Tim Guffey
Fire Department Chief