Deputy Assistant Chief Frank Leeb has served the FDNY since 1992. He is the chief of safety for the FDNY’s 17,000 employees. His previous staff positions include the Chief of Training and the Chief of the Fire Academy. He holds a master’s degree in security studies from the Naval Postgraduate School, Center for Homeland Defense and Security (CHDS).
Frank has been a member of the FDNY since 1992.
Frank has also been an East Farmingdale Fire Department member since 1983 (Long Island, NY). He has served as an advisory panel member for UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute’s (FSRI) “Study of Coordinated Attack in Acquired Structures.” He is a principal on the NFPA Technical Committees 420, 1585, and 1710. He was the keynote speaker for Firehouse Expo in 2022 and was a presenter at the 2022 and 2023 U.S. Fire Administrator Summit on Fire Prevention and Control.
He is the author of the best-selling book “Cornerstones of Leadership on and off the fireground.”