Salvatore J. Cassano
Salvatore J. Cassano is a Consultant at Command Group and a veteran of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY), having served in numerous senior leadership positions, including New York City Fire Commissioner. He is an expert in the areas of fire safety, prevention, and risk management.
Commissioner Cassano spent over 44 years in the FDNY and held every uniformed rank prior to being appointed Commissioner by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg in January, 2010. As Commissioner, he managed the United States’ largest fire department with more than 16,000 fire, EMS, and civilian members, and an annual budget of $1.6 billion. Commissioner Cassano also served as the FDNY’s Chief of Department - the highest-ranking uniformed officer - from 2006 through 2010, overseeing many of the agency’s most important bureaus including Fire and EMS Operations, Training, Safety, Fire Prevention, and Communications.
Consultant, Command Group
New York City Fire Commissioner, New York City Fire Department
Chief of Department, New York City Fire Department
Chief of Operations, New York City Fire Department