North Douglas County Fire & EMS
541-836-2282
531 S. Cedar St. Drain, Oregon 97435
CAREER STAFF
Chief - Ike Shannon

Paramedic

Chief Ike Shannon was born and raised in Eugene Oregon until the age of 12, when he moved to Junction City. Chief Shannon attended Linn-Benton Community College. In February 1998, he was hired on part time with the department, and in 2007 was named Chief. Chief Shannon likes to spend his free time wood working, scuba diving, and riding his motorcycle (nice weather only).

Assistant Chief - Mike Grimes

EMT-Basic

Assistant Chief Mike Grimes grew up in Southern California but spent summers on his grandparents ranch just west of Drain. Mike has been with the department for 33 years and became the volunteer Assistant Chief in 1993. In 1997 he was hired on part time as Assistant Chief and later became full time in 2015.  

Office Manager - Shirley Pilley

Shirley was born in Cottage Grove and raised in Drain where she currently lives with her husband and Scottie Dog. Shirley volunteered at the department and assisted her husband Rance in the early 70's and was an EMT from 1990 until 2009. She was hired in 2005 as the departments full time Office Manager. Shirley likes crafting and quilting in her free time.

Training Officer - Rance Pilley

Captain/EMT-Intermediate

Bio coming soon!

Tanner Toy

Firefighter/Paramedic

Tanner has with the department eight years, and the last three as a full time employee. He attended Umpqua Community College and graduated with an Associates Degree in Applied Science in Paramedicine. He currently lives in Drain where he grew up and attended High School. Tanner likes Mountain Biking, drumming, camping and spending time with his son and family in his free time.

Darren Murphy

Firefighter/Paramedic

Darren grew up in Scottsburg Oregon and currently lives in Roseburg with his wife and two kids. He attended Umpqua Community College and graduated with an Associate’s in Emergency Medical Service. Darren has been with the department for eight years, with three of them being a part-time Medic. Darren likes to spend his free time woodworking, fishing, hunting, shooting, and spending time with his family.

Bret Andry

Captain/Paramedic

Bio coming soon!