State Fire Safety Board

The Michigan State Fire Safety Board was created by the Legislature through 1941 PA 207. The State Fire Safety Board has the mission of protecting life and property from fire, smoke, hazardous materials and fire related panic in specific types of public facilities in cooperation with the Bureau of Fire Services and other fire organizations within the state.

 

The State Fire Safety Board assists in development of fire safety rules covering the construction, operation and maintenance of schools, health care facilities, penal facilities; state owned and leased facilities; operation and maintenance for public assembly and other buildings; oversight of delegation of fire inspection responsibilities; and serving as an administrative hearing body on decisions made by the Bureau of Fire Services.

 

Click here to access the State Fire Safety Board homepage and meeting information 

 

Statute

 

Public Act 207 of 141, MCLA 29.3b

 

Contact
 
Cathy Carson
3101 Technology Blvd, Ste H
Lansing, MI 48910
Phone: (517) 241-8424
Email: carsonc@michigan.gov
 
Members
 
Ron Sabin, Byron Center
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents fire departments in the Lower Peninsula
 
Mark Jensen, Millington
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents the liquefied petroleum or flammable compressed gas industry 
 
Usamah Mossallam, Bloomfield Hills
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents hospital administrations 
 
Dean J. Mallos, Marquette - Chair
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents fire departments in the Upper Peninsula 
 
Donald Hicks, Freeland
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents the chemical manufacturing industry
 
Thomas Gerard Lippens, Rock
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents licensed electrical contractors of master electricians 
 
David James Henry, Fruitport
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents owners of adult foster care facilities 
 
John C. Wozniak, Belmont
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents the flammable liquids industry 
 
Greg M. Herman, Clinton Twp.
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents the building trades
 
Amy Hodgon, Dansville
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents people who are members of a statewide association representing school board members or school administrators
 
Vacant
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents the nursing home industry
 
Andrew Lenaghan, Dearborn
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents fire departments in the Lower Peninsula 
 
Lynn Artman, Chassell
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents professional engineers  
 
John Enkemann, Northville
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents architects
 
Kassandra Renneberg, Riverdale
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents people who own a place of public assemblage
 
David Piche, White Lake
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents fire departments in the Lower Peninsula
 
Ex-Officio Member
Julie Secontine, State Fire Marshal