John Robinson

Administration Division
Title: Deputy Chief Administration
Phone: 843-525-7055
John Robinson

John Robinson is a native of Beaufort, S.C.

He graduated from Beaufort High School, then entered the U.S. Navy, serving honorably on nuclear-powered fast attack submarines. After 10 years of military service, he accepted an engineering position with Intel in Hudson, Mass. John moved his family back to Beaufort in December of 1999 and began his career with the City of Beaufort Fire Department shortly after.

John earned a Bachelor of Science in education /curriculum development and Master of Business Administration/Public Administration.

John is a South Carolina Fire Academy instructor, an alumnus of the National Fire Academy, and a graduate of the Leadership Institute of the South Carolina State Firefighters' Association. He earned recognition from the U.S. Fire Administration as an executive fire officer. John was s member of the class of 2014 Leadership Beaufort, and is a 2019 graduate of the South Carolina Association of Counties, Local Government Leadership Institute.

John and his wife were married in 1994 and have 3 children.  


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