CBO, Fire Service Engagement
American Wood Council
Ray is a former firefighter and retired Fire Marshal for the City of Baltimore. He was also the Chief Building Official in a few cities in Maryland. He is also a licensed attorney. Ray currently works for the American Wood Council leading their efforts to counter the perceived linkage between wood construction and fires. Ray is extremely knowledge on these types of fires and speaks all over the country on the topic. He also oversees the Construction Fire Safety Coalition which is spearheaded by American Wood Council.