Phone Number: 631.277.7602 Ext. 156
Michael Nigro is a retired FDNY captain with over 25 years of experience, specializing in enhanced organizational training, exercise design and delivery. His tenure with the FDNY included an assignment as a member of the exercise design team with the New York City Fire Department Center for Terrorism and Disaster Preparedness (CTDP).
Prior to his service with FDNY, Nigro served actively in the United States Navy and is a retired US Navy reserve chief petty officer. He has extensive credentials, including Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) certification from the NYC Fire Academy and is a Master Exercise Practitioner (MEP), certified by the National Fire Academy, Emergency Management Institute in Emmitsburg, Maryland. Michael Nigro received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Fire and Emergency Services from John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
Michael Nigro has focused his experience with developing and delivering enhanced training programs for both staffs and tenants in commercial high-rise office buildings. Most recently, he has developed training programs for residential high-rise buildings, which provide training for both residents and residential building staffs on fire safety. Nigro’s broader portfolio includes developing enhanced planning and training programs for both public and private facilities, including New York State’s largest convention center, New York City’s new train station, commercial office building campuses, museums and theaters.