Richard Baron by 3pbLQRl


									                                    Director Richard C. Baron
                                    Ohio Homeland Security


Richard Baron has over 31 years of service in the emergency services working in law
enforcement and fire/emergency medical services. Director Baron is the Director of Ohio
Homeland Security and is the Homeland Security Advisor for Ohio. Director Baron was the first
Chief of Operations of Ohio Homeland Security’s Strategic Analysis and Information Center,
Ohio’s state fusion center and was instrumental in its development and implementation.

Director Baron retired as a Captain from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, was a Police Officer
with Hubbard Township Police Department in northeastern Ohio, and a Fire Fighter and
Emergency Medical Technician with the City of Cocoa Beach Florida. The majority of his
career was spent investigating major crimes as well as working in the intelligence field.

Director Baron holds a Bachelor’s of Science from Franklin University in Public Safety
Management and is a graduate of the Southern Police Institutes Administrative Officers Course
at the University of Louisville, the Ohio State Highway Patrol Academy, the Ohio Peace
Officer’s Basic Training Course, and the Florida Fire Academy.

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