Jeffrey R. Roemer, CPM
Principal Officer RW Management Group, Inc.


Professional Summary

Mr. Roemer has an extensive background in the Public Safety area. For more than 30 years he has served with municipal governments in various duties, including Fire Chief for the City of Menasha, WI. Before serving with the City of Menasha, he was Public Safety Director for the Village of Allouez, WI. He has worked in nearly all facets of Public Safety, as a Police Officer, Firefighter, and Emergency Medical Technician, and as a supervisor and department head in each of the disciplines.

As Police and Fire Chief, Mr. Roemer was responsible for all activities in the municipal Public Safety environment. He has provided departmental support for planning and implementing Information Systems, Dispatch Centers, Emergency Operations Centers, Budgeting, Shared Services, and Command Post and ICS operations, along with many other administrative and supervisory duties. His broad knowledge base allows a unique perspective and understanding of the varied requirements found in the municipal environment. Serving at this level of the organization provided Mr. Roemer with the opportunity to recommend, plan and manage change within the organization and often times, outside of his organization.

As a Public Safety Consultant, Mr. Roemer has been a project manager for numerous Public Safety related organizational, communication, dispatch center, consolidation, information system, operational, and emergency operation center projects. Mr. Roemer has served as Interim Public Safety Director and Fire Chief for several agencies in the last 14 years, including the City of Green Bay, Wisconsin. Mr. Roemer also serves as an active member of the International Association of Fire Chiefs, the Wisconsin Society of Certified Public Managers, the American Academy of Certified Public Managers, and the Associated Public Safety Communications Organizations.

Mr. Roemer’s knowledge of Public Safety in a municipal setting has gained him recognition both at a local, national and international level. He has served as Secretary-Treasurer to the Great Lakes Division of the International Association of Fire Chiefs, Past President of the Wisconsin Society of Certified Public Managers and numerous other positions with Police, Fire and Rescue Boards and Committees. Mr. Roemer has been recognized as the 2001 “Manager of the Year” by the Wisconsin Society of Certified Public Managers and is a contributing author in the latest Fire Chiefs Handbook printing.

Education

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - Associate Degree in Police Science
National Fire Academy - Executive Fire Officer Graduate
University of Wisconsin - Certified Public Manager
Northwestern University - School of Police Staff and Command Graduate

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