Christopher Legington returned home to the Houston area to pursue a career in the Fire Service after serving 8 years on active duty in the United States Air Force. After working for several years as a firefighter in Fort Bend County, he joined the Fort Bend County Fire Marshal’s Office in November 2015.
Mr. Legington earned a Master of Public Administration at Ashford University, a Bachelor of Fire Science at Columbia Southern University and graduated from the Fire and Police Academies at Wharton County Junior College. He is currently enrolled at the University of Houston.
Mr. Legington holds a Basic Peace Officer’s License by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE); an Intermediate Arson Investigators License and an Intermediate Fire Inspectors License by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP); and an Emergency Medical Technician - Intermediate (EMT-I) certification from the State of Texas.