Chief Pisani was promoted on 3-30-21 to the position of Deputy Chief for the West Haven Fire Department. Before that, Ron was a Captain/Shift Commander from 2020-2021 with the West Haven Fire Dept. He has been a career firefighter since 1991 and was promoted to Lt in 2001 and Captain in 2020. He holds state certifications for FF3, Instructor 1, Officer 2, Pump Operator, Aerial Operator, and EMT. He is very active in continuing education. Before becoming a firefighter, Ron was an ordnanceman in the US Navy. He was trained in Aircraft firefighting there. Ron is also an adjunct professor at Gateway Community College. He has a bachelor's degree in public safety administration. Capt. Pisani is a CT licensed security guard. Capt. Pisani is also available as a professional witness.