This week Sarah chats with Tony Cole. Tony is the International Practice Leader for Oil and Gas with Jensen Hughes based in Dubai, UAE. With more than 26 years of engineering and 32 years of fire fighting experience, he is responsible for coordination of personnel and implementation of strategies and business development to serve clients. Tony drives organic growth with new clients and provides an interface to wide-ranging list of specialty engineering services. Tony has a B.S. in Fire Protection Engineering Technology from Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) and an M.S. in Fire Protection Engineering from Worchester Polytechnic Institute (WPI). Tony serves on several NFPA and SFPE Technical Committees, Board of Directors for the CFPS Certification Program, and served on Technical Advisory Committees for two University Fire Engineering Programs. Tony has his Professional Engineering (P.E.) License in several U.S. States, Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS), Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator/Instructor (CFEI/CFII), and a certified NFPA 1001 (I and II) Fire Fighter, Industrial Fire Fighter NFPA 1081, NFPA 472, and NFPA 1041 Fire Instructor. He has numerous articles, served as a contributing editor/reviewer for several books, and has co-authored a book on industrial fire fighting. You can connect with Tony via LinkedIn and learn more about Jensen Hughes on their website.