Richard B. Gasaway, Ph.D., Expert Witness Categories:
Fire and Emergency Service
Richard B. Gasaway, Ph.D., EFO, CFO, MICP entered the fire service in 1979 and has served as firefighter, paramedic, lieutenant, captain, assistant chief and fire chief in six Fire and EMS agencies in West Virginia, Ohio and Minnesota.
Chief Gasaway holds bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees in finance, economics, business administration and leadership. He is a resident faculty member at the National Fire Academy and is an instructor in the Executive Development Program for the Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute. He is a graduate of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program and is an Accredited Chief Fire Officer through the Commission for Public Safety Excellence.
As a professional speaker and author, Dr. Gasaway has contributed to more than 130 books, book chapters and journal articles on topics related to leadership, safety, operations and command decision making. He has been invited to give over 1,200 presentations and keynote addresses on leadership and safety topics to audiences throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
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