Timothy Gros started his career with Hanahan in May of 2010. It was his first full time fire job coming from years of volunteer firefighting. He has a brother who formally worked for Hanahan Fire Department and another who is currently a Captain at North Charleston Fire Department. His work ethic, dedication, and eagerness to improve those around him led him to being honored by the Department and the Community with Firefighter of the Year from both the Hanahan Fire Department and the Hanahan Exchange Club, in 2013 and 2014. He was promoted to Engineer in May of 2016 and was given the opportunity to run his own shift on an interim basis in late 2016. He has been with his wife, Claudia, for 9 years, married for 4 and lives in Ladson with their two dogs.