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National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Welcomes New Board Member

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Welcomes New Board Member


Michael Leonard

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Leonard, Vice President of Motorola Solutions Sales and Services, Inc. for the Mid-Atlantic region to the Foundation’s Board of Directors.

Mr. Leonard joined Motorola in 2001 and currently oversees strategic business development, customer advocacy and talent development in the Mid-Atlantic region. He has made significant contributions in furthering Motorola’s goals to expand its reach within the wireless communications and public safety software industry by delivering technology solutions that support First Responders.

Additionally, he is active in several national and local public safety technology related associations such as the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO), The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), and International Wireless Communications (IWCE). Mr. Leonard also sits on the Board at the Philadelphia Police Foundation, the Montgomery County Maryland Chamber of Commerce and the Washington DC Police Foundation.

“We are very pleased to have Michael join the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation’s Board of Directors. His insights and experiences in the public safety sector will enhance our mission and help the Foundation connect with more people and organizations in the fire service and beyond,” says Chief Dennis Compton, NFFF’s Chairman of the Board.