Doug McGlynn is a Deputy Chief with Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Doug is a member of the Command Staff for the Florida Forest Service Type II Red Team, All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). Doug is also a Liaison Officer, Safety, and Incident Commander for the SE Florida Region 7 Type III AHIMT and has deployed to the Florida Keys for Hurricane Irma in 2017, Oklahoma for the Arkansas River Flood disaster in 2018, and DeSoto County for Hurricane Ian in 2022. Doug is a sitting member on the Board of Trustees for JFK Hospital. He has a Master’s Degree in Leadership from Palm Beach Atlantic University, a Bachelor’s in Public Administration from Barry University, and a Fire Science degree from Palm Beach State College. Doug is a graduate of the Emergency Services Leadership Institute (ESLI) for the Florida Fire Chief’s Association, and an Executive Fire Officer (EFO) graduate of the National Fire Academy. Doug is also a designated CFO (Chief Fire Officer) with the Center for Public Safety Excellence (CPSE) and a member of the Institute of Fire Engineers (MIFirE).