Tom has been with RPA since 2009 after serving over thirty years as a fire protection manager and security specialist for Eastman Kodak in Rochester, NY. A significant number of his years at Kodak were spent as Deputy Fire Chief of prevention and training and, in addition to those responsibilities, he conducted risk and vulnerability assessments and trained on workplace violence. He has also served Monroe County as a fire instructor and is a life member of the Gates/Chili Fire Department, where he served as a Line Officer. He also served as a Deputy Fire Marshal.
Tom holds his Associate Degree in Applied Sciences from Oklahoma State University, where he studied Industrial Fire Protection within the College of Engineering, and has earned professional certificates from organizations such as the Federal Emergency Management Association, the Department of Homeland Security, and the New York State Office of Emergency Management. He was previously a certified New York State Code Enforcement Officer and a current member of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Tom serves RPA clients out of the Tampa, FL area.
RPA, a JENSEN HUGHES company, is a team of fire, code compliance and emergency management experts, providing specialized technology and professional services to healthcare facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Since 1976, we have provided unparalleled service to thousands of healthcare facilities (more than 1,300 current clients) and train more than 200,000 healthcare leaders and staff on an annual basis.