Gary Laframboise has over 25 years of experience in the fire protection field and is currently the Chief Fire Prevention Officer with the Oakville Fire Department. During his time with the Oakville Fire department he has been involved with Fire and Building Code enforcement, Fire investigations, public education and building permit reviews. He is a certified Fire Prevention Officer in the Province of Ontario and as well as a certified Fire and Life Safety Educator. Prior to joining the Oakville Fire Department in 1996 he was a Certified Fire Alarm Technician with a fire protection company and was involved with fire alarm, sprinkler and special extinguishing systems. He is a graduate of the Fire Protection Engineering Technology program from Seneca College. He is also an Adjunct Instructor with the Ontario Fire College.