Terry Victor, Senior Manager of Industry Relations at Johnson Controls/Grinnell Fire Protection Solutions has over 47 years of technical experience in the fire sprinkler industry. He started his career as a Designer Trainee with “Automatic” Sprinkler Corporation of America (ASCOA) where he moved up through the ranks, eventually becoming the District General Manager in the Washington, DC office. ASCOA was acquired by Grinnell Fire Protection in 1995 where he held several management positions before transitioning to his current position in Industry Relations.
Mr. Victor serves on various industry boards and committees, is a member of the CFSI National Advisory Committee, the AFSA Legislative Committee, and the AFSA Apprenticeship and Education Committee. He is JCI/Grinnell’s representative on the NFSA Board of Directors, is the past chairman of the NFSA Engineering & Standards Committee, and is the current chairman of the NFSA Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance Committee. He is the JCI Regional Coordinator for Codes & Standards in the US, is the immediate past chairman of the Capital Region Fire Sprinkler Association, and is a member of numerous NFPA technical committees including those for NFPA 3, 4, 11, 13, 13D, 13R, 14, 15, 20, 25, 72, 101, 214, 303, 915, and 5000.
Mr. Victor received the NFPA Committee Service Award in 2015 and the NFSA Russell P. Fleming Technical Service Award in 2017.