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Mission Statement

Created as a Committee of the Cumberland Valley Volunteer Firemen's Association, the Institute serves as an informal advisory panel of public safety leaders committed to reducing deaths and injuries to America's Emergency Responders. Click here to learn more...

Mission Statement

Created as a Committee of the Cumberland Valley Volunteer Firemen's Association, the Institute serves as an informal advisory panel of public safety leaders committed to reducing deaths and injuries to America's Emergency Responders. Click here to learn more...

ERSI Leadership

CVVFA Emergency Responder Safety Institute Membership

Honorary Chairman United States Senator Chris Coons (DE)

Hoby Howell-President Cumberland Valley Volunteer Firemen’s Association

Fire Police Officer Stephen P. Austin-Project Manager

Chief Greg Yost - Chief Financial Officer & CVVFA Home Office Manager

Fire Police Officer Jerry Daniels-Chief Administration Officer

Firefighter/EMT Howard Cohen Esq. -Legal Counsel

Chief Harry R. Carter PhD, CFO-Editor in Chief

Jack Sullivan CSP, CFPS-Director of Training

Assistant Chief Ron Moore (Ret.)-Chief Instructor

Chief Doug DeHaven-CVVFA Recording Secretary

Captain Tom Martin VA State Police (Ret.) - Senior Law Enforcement Advisor

Chief Richard Marinucci- Executive Director Fire Department Safety Officers Association
 
Chief Ed Mann PA State Fire Commissioner  (Ret.) - Continuing Education Manager
 
Chief William Peterson (Ret.) - Director of Certification
 
Meri-K Appy- Director of Public Education and Prevention



Chief Allen Baldwin- Winchester VA Fire and Rescue Department

Chief John Buckman - Past President International Association of Fire Chiefs

Chief Dennis Compton-Chairman National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Chief Robert Cumberland-Past President Maryland State Firemen’s Association

Chief Emeritus James L. Cubbage Jr.-Past President Delaware Volunteer Firefighters Association

Chief Steven B. Edwards-Director Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute

Chief Robert Fleming Ed. D., CFO-Professor, Rowan University

Craig Floyd-Chairman National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund

Paramedic James Garcia-Highway Incident Victim

Deputy Chief Billy Goldfeder - Loveland-Symmes OH FD

Firefighter Chris Hebert-Co-Founder Firehouse.com

Chief William Jenaway PhD, CFO -Executive Vice President VFIS

Chief Joseph Kroboth-Washington County MD Department of Emergency Services, Surviving Family Member

Virginia Lutz-Field Investigator NIOSH Firefighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program (Ret.)

Chief Gary Morris-Scottsdale AZ (Ret.)

Chief T.J. Nedrow-Washington State Director, National Volunteer Fire Council

Kevin O’Connor- Special Assistant to the General President, International Association of Fire Fighters (Ret.)

Dr. Denis Onieal- Deputy United States Fire Administration
 
Chief Donald Oliver-Past President National Society of Executive Fire Officers

Chief Dennis Rubin -Petersburg VA Fire Department
 
Chief Ronald J. Siarnicki-Executive Director National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Michael Wieder- Executive Director, International Fire Service Training Association

Chief Emeritus Crawford Wiestling-West End Fire & Rescue Company Shippensburg PA

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