Bill Brown came to George Mason University in February 1999 as a member of the Physical Plant as a Compliance Safety Officer and currently serves as a Senior Fire Inspector within Fire Safety Programs. Bill oversees the inspection, testing, and maintenance of all GMU fire suppression systems and related equipment. In addition, Bill is responsible for the testing and inspection of all fire alarm and detection systems, inspections of GMU buildings for fire prevention code compliance, as well as Contractor and Physical Plant fire protection related issues for renovations and new construction projects.
Bill is a Certified Fire Official with a certification as A 1031 Fire Inspector and a certification from the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies in Fire suppression and Fire alarm and detection systems. Bill is a member of the American Fire Sprinkler Association, Automatic Fire Alarm Association, Virginia Fire Prevention Association, and Virginia Building and Code Officials Association.