Ron Kanterman entered the fire service in 1975 with the Fire Department of the City of New York. He left in 1989 as assistant chief inspector of the Bureau of Fire Prevention to pursue a job in proviate industry. He is currently a career fire chief in New London County, Connecticut. He has a bachelor's degree in fire administration and master's degrees in fire protection management and environmental science. Kanterman is also an advocate for the National Fallen Firefighter's Foundation and is COO each year at the National Memorial Weekend ceremonies.
Ron also does fire & life safety consultation, fire service training, and fire protection through Gold Horn Associates.
"Followers are needed, leaders are necessary."