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WHAT WE DO

FIRE SERVICE PPE SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT

RESEARCH & PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT IN RISK MANAGEMENT / PROBLEM SOLVING

PROGRAM MANAGEMENT & DEVELOPMENT

HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT & INDIVIDUALIZED TRAINING

FIRE SERVICE PROBLEM SOLVING & SOLUTION MANAGEMENT

COMMUNICATION & QUANTITATIVE SKILL TRAINING

CONSENSUS STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT (NFPA)

LABOR & CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS

MEET THE TEAM

    Michael McKenna & Associates, LLC, was established in 2011 by retired Captain Michael McKenna.

 

    Michael McKenna & Associates, LLC, works in various aspects of the fire service industry; from roles as a Subject Matter Expert and Risk Assessment Specialist, to SCBA Specialist and HR Generalist.

MICHAEL MCKENNA

TESS HARVEY

JIM NECOMER

Principal

Research Associate

Management Associate

Michael McKenna retired as a fire captain after almost 32 years of professional fire service experience including over 19 years as a fire captain and seven years as a fire district safety officer. He has been instructing Fire Technology, specializing in fire behavior at American River College since 2000. Michael has over 18 years of fire service program management and problem solving and solution development. He has been involved with the NFPA fire service standards development since 1988 and sits as a member of various fire service organizations.

 

 

ABOUT US

 

     Retired Captain Michael McKenna established Michael McKenna & Associates, LLC, in 2011. Michael McKenna & Associates, LLC, works in various aspects of the fire service industry; from roles as a Subject Matter Expert and Risk Assessment Specialist, to SCBA Specialist and HR Generalist.

 

     Michael McKenna retired as a fire captain after almost 32 years of professional fire service experience including over 19 years as a fire captain and seven years as a fire district safety officer. He has been instructing Fire Technology, specializing in fire behavior at American River College since 2000. Michael has over 18 years of fire service program management and problem solving and solution development. He has been involved with the NFPA fire service standards development since 1988 and sits as a member of various fire service organizations including:

 

• National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

 

• Technical Committee on Structural Fire Fighting Protective Clothing and

  Equipment - Primary Member

 

• Helmets, Boots, Gloves and Hoods Task Group - Chairman

 

• NFPA 1971 Protective Ensembles for Structural Firefighting and Proximity

  Firefighting

 

• NFPA 1851 Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Protective Ensembles for

  Structural Fire

 

• Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting

 

• Technical Correlating Committee on Fire and Emergency Services Protective

  Clothing and Equipment

 

• Technical Committee on Electronic Safety - Primary Member

 

• NFPA 1800 Electronic Safety Equipment (Under Development)

 

• NFPA 1801 Thermal Imagery for the Fire Service

 

• NFPA 1982 Personal Alert Safety Systems PASS

 

• International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) - Alumni

 

• ASTM International

 

• F23 Technical Committee on Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment

 

• F23.60 Subcommittee on Human Factors - Task Group Chair for test method on

  structural firefighting gloves

 

     Michael has published articles on firefighter issues and contributes as a columnist for FireRescue1.com. As a principle in McKenna & Associates, he works with fire departments and other organizations on issues of firefighter safety and solutions design.

 

     Michael has Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics & Public Policy development and an Associate of Arts degree in Fire Technology.

 

 

 

 

LINKS

 

  • National Fire Protection Agency

           www.nfpa.org

 

  • FDIC

           www.fdic.com

 

  • California Fire Chiefs Association

           www.calchiefs.org

 

  • Fire Rescue One

           www.firerescue1.com

 

  • Fire Critic

           www.firecritic.com

 

  • Fire Engineering

           www.fireengineering.com

 

  • United States Fire Administration

           www.usfa.fema.gov

 

  • Firefighter Burn Institute

           www.ffburn.org

 

  • San Francisco Fire Department

           www.sf-fire.org

 

 

 

CONTACT

8511 Saint Germaine Court

Roseville, CA 95747

 

Tel: (916) 217-8815

 

Fax: (916) 749-3200

 

Tess@McKennaFire.com

 

 

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