Scott Golden

Title:  District 1 Fire Commissioner

Years of Service:  1 year; term expires January 2016

Training Highlights:

Fire Department Chaplain since 2007

Special Projects/Community Service: 

Prior to moving to Teton Valley, I served as Chaplain for my community’s hospice care, sheriff’s department, and prison system (in Arizona).

Hometown and Years in Teton Valley: 

I moved to Teton Valley from Arizona in 1992.

Personal Details (family and hobbies):  My wife Cari and I have four children and two grandchildren. My wife was born and raised in Teton Valley; her family has owned Pierre’s Playhouse since 1963.  I enjoy fishing and restoring old boats. When I’m not at the fire station, you can find me in Victor  – I work for the City’s Public Works Department – or at the movies.

Why did you want to become a firefighter/commissioner?:

Ruby Parsons asked me to be her intern fire commissioner. I had a great respect for her. When she decided to retire, I was appointed.