Dave Tiller has an extensive background in fire protection and fire departments. He has an associate degree in Fire Science, a Masters degree in Urban Studies and is currently working on a Bachelors Degree in Risk Management. He has worked for the city of Streetsboro as a fire fighter, EMT, fire Instructor, fire Inspector and fire investigator. Dave was a Senior Lecturer and part time instructor for the University of Akron teaching such classes as Automatic Fire Suppression Systems, Alarms and Special Hazards, Ohio Building Codes, Fire Sciences, etc. He was a Special inspector and Consultant for a consulting firm specializing in building codes, building inspections, and training. More currently, Dave was the Director of Life Safety for the University of Akron. He managed all aspects of environmental safety, construction, air quality, building codes, etc. Dave also developed and implemented safety training programs, audits, and inspections for the University.