"Ronny J. Coleman is a retired state fire marshal for the state of California. He possesses a Master of Arts degree in vocational education from Cal State Long Beach, a Bachelor of Science degree in political science from Cal State Fullerton, and an Associate of Arts degree in fire science from Rancho Santiago College. He has served in many elected positions in professional organizations, including president, International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC); vice president, International Committee for Prevention and Control of Fire (CTIF); and president, California League of Cities, Fire Chiefs Department. He served on the Public Safety Committee for the League of California Cities for almost 20 years, and he served as Chairman of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International from 1984 to 2005. He has held professional memberships in many other organizations, such as the IAFC, International Fire Code Institute, Conference of Building Officials, International Code Council (ICC), National Fire Protection Association, and the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE), USA Branch. He was also elected as a Fellow of the IFE by the British Chapter."
Coffee Break Training - Fire Prevention and Public Education Series No. FM-2013-15
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