William E. Koffel P.E., FSFPE, SASHE

President, Koffel Associates

Bill Koffel is President of Koffel Associates is recognized as an expert in the fire protection and life safety aspects of codes and standards. With offices in MD and the Middle East, the firm provides consulting; engineering; code development; seminar; and product testing services to clients worldwide. Formerly with the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office, he was conducted licensure, certification, and accreditation surveys of health care facilities. Bill serves on numerous NFPA Technical Committees, is the Past Chair of the Life Safety Correlating Committee, and currently chairs the NFPA Life Safety Technical Committee on Health Care Occupancies. He is also the Past Chair of the NFPA Technical Committee responsible for NFPA 25. Bill also is a member of the ICC Committee on Healthcare.