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Russ Leavitt – Professional History


Telgian Corporation – January 2006 to present
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

  • Strategic responsibilities are to direct, administer, and coordinate the activities of the company with support of policies, goals, and objectives as established by the Board of Directors. Tactical activity includes oversight of all sales, design, consulting, construction, and inspection services. Telgian is a holding company consisting of TVA Fire and Life Safety Inc. and Fire Materials Group, LLC.

Fire Materials Group, LLC – 2000 to 2005
Chief Executive Officer

TVA Fire and Life Safety, Inc. – 1996 to 2005

Fire Design Group – 1990 to 1996

American Automatic Fire Sprinklers, Inc – 1987 to 1990
Vice President and General Manager

Fire System Services – 1984 to 1987
Lead Fire Protection Designer

Wormald Fire Protection Systems – 1983 to 1984
Lead Designer

Sentry Automatic Fire Sprinklers, Inc. – 1981 to 1983


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