Johnny Mills began to serve Woodford County as a volunteer Community Emergency Response Team member in November, 2011 and was appointed as a Deputy Director in the Emergency Management Agency in May, 2013.
He has a long and varied back ground in emergency services, beginning as a crewman with the Harlan County (KY) Emergency and Rescue Squad from 1964 to 1982 and the Lee County (KY) Volunteer Fire Department from 1992 to 2011, retiring as Chief of the Department.
Johnny works on special projects, training programs and is the Trainer/Program Manager for the Woodford County Community Emergency Response Team. He is also a member of the Bluegrass Emergency Response Team.
In his vocational career, he served as a public school classroom teacher, middle school principal, and central office administrator in the Harlan County (KY) and Lee (KY) County School Districts.