The Fire & Life Safety Technical Subcommittee is responsible for all matters having to do with RV consumer safety, including fire prevention, means and methods of egress from the RV, warning devices and any other concern that may cause injury.

Chairman Organization Title
Leo Akins Forest River Inc.- Headquarters Director Of Q. A., Codes & Standards and PDI
Member Organization Title
Brent Diver Ranger Distribution Inc. Partner
Dale Jordal Winnebago Industries, Inc. Product Safety Administrator
David Mihalick Thor Industries, Inc. Sr. Director Vehicle Safety & Regulatory Compliance
Derek Dombrowski Arterra Distribution Quality and Training Supervisor
Frank Randolph API, Inc. (American Pacific Industries) Director Sales Engineering
Fred Brickley API, Inc. (American Pacific Industries) Director of Engineering - Towing and Electrical Products
Greg Mitchell ECI Fuel Systems Director of Engineering - Towing and Electrical Products
James Keough Jr., P.E. Exponent Manager, Vehicle Enineering Group
Jeff Christner Grand Design RV (Plant #9) Director, Corporate Compliance
Jerry Cotton Wesco Distribution, Inc. Global Account Manager
Joe Kleinknight Keystone RV Company QA Tech Manager
Kyle Cameron Go Power! A wholly owned subsidiary of Valterra Products, LLC Product Manager
Mike Mohr Dave Carter & Associates, Inc. Indiana Division Indiana Sales Manager
Nathan Dosmann Dec-O-Art Inc. President
Ryan Hyer Testing Engineers International, Inc. Listing Compliance Engineer
Steve Aspy Forest River, Inc. Production Manager
Terry Current Jayco Inc. Codes & Standards Director
Vincent Hanning Dutchmen Plant #845 Codes and Standards
Staff Liaison Organization Title
Kent Perkins RV Industry Association - HQ Senior Director, Standards
Informational Organization Title
Tim Schlabach RVTI Students Manager of Vehicle Safety & Regulatory Compliance
Zachary Inbody Lippert Components, Inc. - Elkhart Electrical Engineer
Staff Counsel Organization Title
Robert Schmitt RV Industry Association - HQ Vice President and General Counsel