Board of Directors

Region 1: Regional Director


Thomas J. McKinnon

Aegis Fire Systems Inc.
Pleasanton, CA
(925) 417-5550

Region 2: Regional Director

R. Donald Kaufman

Kaufman Fire Protection
Albuquerque, NM
(505) 884-2447

Region 3: Regional Director

Rod DiBona

Rapid Fire Protection
Rapid City, SD
(605) 348-2342

Region 4: Regional Director

Dwight E. Bateman

Southeast Fire Protection, L.P.
Houston, TX
(713) 910-3242

Region 5: Regional Director

Jeff Phifer

Crawford Sprinkler Company of South Carolina
Lugoff, SC
(803) 438-2994

Region 6: Regional Director


Michael F. Meehan

VSC Fire Security, Inc.
Virginia Beach, VA
(757) 213-3660

Region 7: Regional Director

Paul DeLorie

Hampshire Fire Protection Co., Inc.
Londonderry, NH
(603) 432-8221

At-Large Director

Donald G. Albares

American Sprinkler Co., Inc.
Metairie, LA
(504) 837-0572

At-Large Director


Linda M. Biernacki

Fire Tech Systems, Inc.
Shreveport, LA
(318) 841-0330

At-Large Director

Lyle Hall

Western Fire Protection
Poway, CA
(858) 513-4949

At-Large Director

Jack  A. Medovich, P.E.

Fire & Life Safety America (an ECFP Co.)
Hanover, MD
(410) 787-0639

At-Large Director

First Vice Chairman

Wayne Weisz

Cen-Cal Fire Systems, Inc.
Lodi, CA
(209) 334-9119

At-Large Director

Second Vice Chairman

Theodore C. Wills, Jr.

Anchor Fire Protection Co.
Perkiomenville, PA
(610) 754-7836

Immediate Past Chairman

Joseph A. Heinrich

Bamford Fire Sprinkler Co.
Salina, KS
(785) 825-7710