Dennis L. Rubin is the principal partner in the fire protection-consulting firm D.L. Rubin & Associates. The firm provides training, course development and independent review of policy and procedures for all types of fire-rescue agencies. Rubin is currently working on several significant projects to include leadership, operational and supervisory training programs for various clients.
Chief Rubin’s experience in fire and rescue service spans more than 35 years. He has served as a company grade officer, command level officer,and fire chief in several major cities including Norfolk, Virginia, Atlanta, Georgia and Washington, DC. In 1994, Rubin served as the President of the State Fire Chiefs Association of Virginia. Rubin was the host Fire Chief for the 1999 Southeastern Fire Chiefs Association conference held in Dothan, Alabama. He served on several committees with the International Association of Fire Chiefs, including a two-year term as the Health and Safety Committee Chair. Chief Rubin was the host Fire Chief for the “Wingspread IV and V” conferences held in 1996 and 2006.