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2016 Model Performance in Fire Prevention Symposium

Presenter Program Handouts
Ahrens, Marty
Manager, Fire Analysis Services
National Fire Protection Association
Email | Bio
The US Home Fire Problem


Appy, Meri-K
Strategic Partnership Manager
Vision 20/20
Email | Bio
 Fire Safety Materials Generator
Behlings, Tim
Division Chief
Rapid City (SD) Fire Department
Email | Bio
Fire Sprinklers in Rapid City


Life Safety Loan Program Application

Berard-Reed, Karen
Senior Project Manager – High Risk Outreach in Public Education
National Fire Protection Association
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Fall Prevention for Older Adults – The NFPA Remembering When Program  Overview
Brookins, Lauren
Captain CRR Specialist
Brighton Area Fire Authority
Email | Bio
Implementing a Successful Smoke Alarm Installation Initiative

Cahalan, Zach
Director, Major Preparedness Initiatives
American Red Cross
BioNOTE: This program is now being overseen by Kevin Kelley at American Red Cross. Email
Home Fire Campaign: Overview and Evaluation Results Overview

Pillowcase Project

Home Fire Campaign

Crawford, Jim
Project Manger
Vision 20/20 Project
Email | Bio
Community Risk Reduction (CRR) – Leading the Way to Safer Communities
Donn, Angela
Program Specialist
Kitsap County (WA) Fire Marshal’s Office
Email | Bio
Community Risk-Based Inspection and Enforcement Program

Facinoli, Sandra
Chief, Prevention and Information Branch
National Fire Programs
United States Fire Administration
Email | Bio
National Programs to Support CRR
Gielen, Andrea
Professor and Director
Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy
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Project Connect: Protecting Phoenix Families from Fire  Project Poster
Hrustich, Stephen
Assistant Chief/Fire Marshal
Gwinnett County (GA) Fire and Emergency Services
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Success Starts in the Home – Building a Strong Home Safety Visit Campaign to Address the Needs of Your Community

Johnson, Bruce
Senior Regulatory Engineer
UL Codes and Advisory Services Department
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 Update from UL (please contact Bruce Johnson for details on this presentation)
Lagomarsino, Howard
Division Chief/Fire Marshal
Albemarle (VA) Fire Rescue
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Project RISK

McCoy, Mary
Data and Finance Administrator
Injury Prevention Center of Greater Dallas
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Outcome Evaluation of Operation Installation: Reducing Deaths and Injuries from House Fires

Moore-Merrell, Lori
Assistant to the General President
International Association of Fire Fighters
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Resnick, Jim
Program Manager, Senior Outreach and Education
Montgomery County (MD) Fire and Rescue Service
Email | Bio
Senior Outreach – The Power of Partnerships

Rogers, Greg
Fire Marshal
Spokane Valley Fire Department
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CPSE Agency Accreditation and Insurance Services Office
Rucker, Stephen
Fire Marshal
Sandusky (OH) Fire Department
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To Reduce/Eliminate Cooking Fires

Sawyer, Derrick
Deputy Chief
Philadelphia Fire Department
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No More Fire Deaths

Shaw, Jas
Peer Court Coordinator and Youth Fire Prevention Specialist
Youth Violence Prevention Council
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Youth Firesetter Prevention and Intervention


5-10 year-old workbook

11-14 year-old workbook

15-16 year-old workbook



Stagnaro, Victor
Director of Fire Service Programs
National Fallen Firefighter Foundation
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 National Fallen Fire Fighter Foundation
Sunderhaus, Cina
Fire Marshal
Chandler (AZ) Fire, Health and Medical
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 Partnerships for L.I.F.E.


Chris Switala

Switala, Chris
Mount Lebanon (PA) Fire Department
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Smoke Alarm Installations: Windows of Opportunity and Lessons Learned from a Mostly Volunteer Combination Department

West, Gary
Deputy Commissioner of Fire Prevention
Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office
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Get Alarmed Tennessee

Wood, Sara
NFIRS Program Manager
Office of Kansas State Fire Marshal
Email | Bio
Fire Data in a Serious State

Yadlapti, Sirisha
Senior Program Director
Motorola Solutions Foundation

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