Patrick HoweDirector

: Portsmouth Fire Department: 2024: prhowe@cityofportsmouth.com

    Deputy Fire Chief

    Training: BA Public Management, NFA – Executive Fire Officer, Center for Public Safety Excellence – Fire Marshal Designee, NFPA – Certified Fire Protection Specialist, NFPA – Certified Fire Plan Examiner, NFPA – Certified Fire Inspector II, Certified Incident Safety Officer, IAAI – Fire Investigation Technician, NAFI – Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator, Fire Officer I & II, FF Level III, Nationally Registered EMT-A, Fire Instructor I, Hazardous Materials Technician

    Professional Affiliations & Committees:
    International Association of Arson Investigators
    National Fire Protection Association
    National Association of Fire Investigators
    International Association of Fire Chiefs
    NH Association of Fire Chiefs
    Seacoast Fire Officers Mutual Aid District
    New Hampshire Fire Prevention Society
    National Fire Academy Alumni Association