Government Relations

This committee, composed of FFCA Members, works closely with the FFCA Board of Directors, to formulate a plan of action to address legislative issues which effect the Florida fire and emergency services. A pro-active committee, it develops positions statements of legislative issues, recommends endorsements of candidates and coordinates lobbying activities during the legislative session.

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2017 FFCA Key Legislative Contacts
FFCA President
Dan Azzariti, Fire Chief
Plant City Fire Rescue
Darrel Donatto, Deputy Fire Chief
Town of Palm Beach
Eric Prutsman
Prutsman & Associates, P.A.
Travis Blanton
Johnson & Blanton
Jon Johnson
Johnson & Blanton
Key Contact Members
Kingman Schuldt, Fire Chief
Greater Naples Fire Rescue
Otto Drozd, Fire Chief
Orange County Fire Rescue
David Downey, Fire Chief
Miami Dade Fire Rescue
Jonathan Kanzigg, Fire Chief
Midway Fire District
Bill Northcutt, Fire Chief
Alachua County Fire Rescue
Rick Butcher, Fire Chief
Tarpon Springs Fire Rescue
Wendy Niles, Fire Marshal
Lake Mary Fire Department
David Dyal, Fire Chief
Stuart Fire Rescue
Nick LoCicero, Assistant Chief of Operations
Tampa Fire Rescue
Tim Diamond, Fire Chief
Skyline Fire Rescue
Legislative Information
FFCA 2017 Legislative Policy Statement
Rule 69A-62--24 on Safety of Firefighter Places of Employment