Robbie Brown has been with Jackson Fire-Rescue for the last 25 years. He's been chief since 1991.
Chief Brown recently accepted a similar post with a private emergency responder company in Citrus County, outside of Tampa.
Chief Brown says it was an offer to good to pass up, but he'll miss the people he's worked with since the early 1980's.
Chief Brown says he won't be leaving the panhandle entirely. He has plenty of relatives and friends in the area.