Robert Ingram is the President of RJI Consulting, LLC. The company mission is CBRNE Planning, Training, and Exercises for local and state public agencies and private organizations. Robert Ingram served 43 years in the fire service, 36 years with the FDNY. A charter member of the FDNY Hazardous Material Company 1 in 1984, Chief Ingram commanded the HazMat Division for 6 years after September 11, 2001. From 2007 until his retirement in 2017 Chief Ingram served as the FDNY WMD Chief, representing the Department in all local, state, and federal projects dealing with CBRNE materials.
Chief Ingram is a national instructor in hazardous materials response for the International Association of Firefighters, a member of the International Association of Fire Chiefs and served as a member of their Hazardous Materials Committee for nine years. He has worked on hazardous materials/WMD standards development with ASTM, ANSI, DOJ, NCRP and continues to serve on the NFPA Suite of Hazardous Materials standards committees. Chief Ingram holds a BPS in Fire and Emergency Management and a MA degree in Homeland Defense and Security from the Naval Post Graduate School.
Chief Ingram will be one of our Chair people for CBRNe Convergence 2021