[April 12, 2021] The American Fire Sprinkler Association – Florida Chapter has endorsed CFO Jimmy Patronis for re-election in November.
A statement from the organization: “AFSA-FL is proud to announce their endorsement of Jimmy Patronis in his reelection campaign for Chief Financial Officer. As Florida’s State Fire Marshal, CFO Patronis’ exemplary work promoting fire safety through training programs, awareness campaigns, and effective licensure oversight and enforcement have been critical for public safety in our state. He is a tireless advocate for First Responders – the front-line heroes who help keep Floridians safe – and his proven track record of advocacy and action makes him the best candidate to lead our State.”
Patronis expressed his gratitude saying, “The American Fire Sprinkler Association – Florida Chapter is an asset to Florida in a way that many people don’t think about. No one thinks a fire will happen in their house or building until it does but the American Fire Sprinkler Association – Florida Chapter is there to provide the essential proactive care to their fire system on top of fire education to prevent a bad situation turning worse. I can’t imagine the amount of lives they’ve saved by the work that they do. Thank you for the endorsement!”