Deputy Chief Operations

City of Southlake Career

  • Deputy Chief Operations (2011-present) 
  • Fire Lieutenant (2009-2011)
  • Driver/Engineer (2006-2009)
  • Firefighter/Paramedic (2001-2006)

Previous Experience 

  • Firefighter/Paramedic, Denison Fire Department  (1994-2001)
  • Over 20 years experience in Fire Service

Southlake Community Involvement

  • Southlake DPS Citizens Academy
  • Southlake Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • Southlake DPS Citizens Association (SDCA)


  • Firefighter of the Year (2001)

Education and Professional Membership 

  • Texas Commission on Fire Protection, Advanced Firefighter Certification
  • Texas Department of State Health Services, Licensed Paramedic Certification
  • Denton County Fire Chiefs Association 
  • Tarrant County Fire Chiefs Association 
  • Northeast Tarrant County Fire Departments Association
  • Texas Fire Chiefs Association 
  • International Association of Fire Chiefs 


Deputy Chief Carroll is married with 2 daughters.