Fire Protection Consultant, D.L. Rubin & Associates, Washington, DC
DENNIS L. RUBIN has more than 35 years in the fire service. He was appointed as a chief in December 1996. He has served as a line firefighter/EMT, company officer, command officer, and chief of the department in several major U.S. cities. He is the ad hoc chair for the Wingspread Conference. He has a B.S. degree in fire administration from the University of Maryland.