Fire Administration


Mac Hohenberger

Fire Chief

Mac Hohenberger started his career at Argyle Fire District in 1991. During this time Chief Hohenberger worked his way up in the chain of command serving in each officer role. In 2000 Chief Hohenberger was promoted to Fire Chief by the AFD Board of Directors. Under Chief Hohenberger’s leadership, the AFD established its EMS transport service and purchased its first ambulance in the year 2000 and began the combination full-time, part-time, volunteer program.


Cody Miller

Assistant Fire Chief

Cody Miller is a Nationally Registered Paramedic as well as a Licensed Paramedic in the State of Texas. He holds a Master Level Firefighter certification with the T.C.F.P. In 2007, he started out as a volunteer Firefighter/EMT-basic for the Krum Fire Department and joined the Argyle Fire District family in 2009. Cody has a Bachelor's Degree in Applied Arts and Sciences from the University of North Texas, an Associate of Applied Science from North Central Texas College in Paramedicine, and Associate of Applied Science in Fire Protection and Safety Technology from Weatherford College. He obtained his Managing Officer Program Certificate from the National Fire Academy in 2018. He resides in Argyle, Texas with his 3 boys Caden, Grayson and Deacon. 







Brady Beard

Division Chief | EMS & Training

Brady Beard began his professional fire and emergency medical services career for Denton County Emergency Services District #1 in 2009. Currently, he is the Division Chief over Emergency Medical Services for the district. As a lifelong native of North Texas, Brady received his Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion in 1999 from the University of North Texas in Denton. He continued a path in healthcare by obtaining his Paramedicine License through the State of Texas and became certified with the National Registry. Throughout the past few years, Brady has continued to develop his knowledge of fire science by obtaining his Advanced Firefighter certificate, Fire Instructor II, and Fire Officer IV Certifications through the Texas Commission on Fire Protection. Currently, he is working on Fire Inspector and Code Enforcement coursework. In his free time, Brady and his wife can be found attending one of their children’s sporting events or enjoying some of the Texas sun riding on his tractor. 


Jaime Shadowens

Administrative Assistant

Jaime joined the organization in 2017 as the critical role of Administrative assistant.