Jeff founded Fire Door Solutions in early 2012 after using his significant sales and marketing tool set to help others sell into the healthcare industry. Jeff has a passion for service born out of 15-years in starting and managing multi-million-dollar resorts and conference centers. An entrepreneur at heart, he loves mining for unmet service needs and bringing a top-shelf service enterprise to fruition. He has done this with the high-end resorts, with Avascend Healthcare Hospitality, and now with Fire Door Solutions. Jeff holds a finance degree from George Mason University.
Mickey has 20 years of healthcare facilities management, consulting, and project management experience. Mickey was the senior operational leader for facility management operations of a large national nonprofit healthcare organization. Mickey led the creation and integration of a $1 billion-dollar facilities management portfolio (Plant Operations, Planning Design and Construction Services, Energy Management, Safety and Environment of Care). The organization started with four FTEs and within 2.5 years grew to over 3000 FTE. His teams removed millions of dollars of waste from the operations of the healthcare systems by employing a unique strategy based on insourcing high margin activities, implementing value chain strategies and creating cost control structures. He created intern, development and mentoring programs to bring new leaders into an industry that has a rapidly increasing retirement cycle.
Mickey has created energy management programs for hospitals of all sizes. The program focuses on consumption reduction strategies and delivering continuous improvement strategies to reduce overall utility spend and impact on the environment.
In addition to Facilities Management services, Mickey has extensive experience leading support service operations including Medical Equipment, Nutrition Services, Environmental Services, Safety, Emergency Management and Security operations. This model provides an immediate advantage to medium and small hospitals by using cross-functional leadership strategies to remove cost and improve quality of services.
Miles joined Fire Door Solutions in late 2017 as the Executive Vice President of Sales. He brings more than 20 years of sales experience to Fire Door Solutions including market entry & development, complex solution sales, executive client engagement, sales team development, and sales methodology development & implementation. Miles is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Business with an Information Technology Emphasis.
Debra joined Life Safety Compliance Solutions in 2018 as the Executive Vice President, and brings to us 30 years’ experience in Healthcare Facility Management. Her extensive background in Regulatory Compliance, as it relates to understanding and interpretation of the Joint Commission Standards, specifically the Environment of Care, Life Safety and Emergency Management Chapters.
Jimmy joined Life Safety Compliance Solutions in 2018 as the Executive Vice President and brings to us 20 years’ experience in Healthcare Barrier Management. He specializes in Firestopping, Damper Inspections, CMS and Joint Commission Surveys.
Tommie joined Life Safety Compliance Solutions in 2018 as the Vice President of Operations. He brings years of experience in Healthcare Facility Management. Always committed to cost-savings, he has a strong understanding of building teams around in-sourcing/out-sourcing models. He has a strong background in Fire Alarm and Fire Suppression and will be focusing his efforts in these areas.
Ray joined Fire Door Solutions in 2015 as the Executive Vice-President of Operations and Human Resources and has been instrumental in developing the processes and systems that allow employees at Fire Door Solutions to flourish. Ray is a Veteran with 12 years of active duty service in U.S. Army Police Corp working with and training patrol, narcotic detector, and explosive detector dogs. Ray is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and a Society for Human Resource Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).
Jeff Crank began his career at Fire Door Solutions in 2012, having previously owned his own home inspection business in the Kansas City area. Jeff has held several significant roles at Fire Door Solutions and currently serves the company as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He is a member of ASHE and Jeff is recognized nationally as he hosts fire door and NFPA 80 training sessions to numerous AHJ groups around the country.
C.J. Levy serves as Vice President of Technical Education and Industry Relations. He is an experienced and well credentialed fire door inspector; having earning his FDAI and Fire Door Assembly Inspector certification. C.J. has a passion for effective and efficiency work and has developed industry-serving tools to help others ensure compliance with NFPA 101, 80, and 105 codes. His expertise is leveraged at Fire Door Solutions to improve the competency of all FDS inspectors and technicians and to interface with DHI, DSSF, NASFM, NFPA committees and other industry associations.