RAYMOND O’BROCKI is a deputy fire chief with the Baltimore City, MD, Fire Department. He was appointed fire marshal in 2008. During his tenure as fire marshal, Baltimore City has recorded the two lowest annual fire fatality totals in its history. O’Brocki has served on the Maryland State Child Care Advisory Council, Maryland State Fire Code Update Committee, State Fire Marshals Legislative Working Group in Annapolis and the steering committee for the Mid-Atlantic Life Safety Conference. He is pursuing a law degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law.