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Jeff Hugo

Jeff Hugo is the Manager of Codes for the National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA). Jeff has held this position since spring of 2007 after being the North-Central Regional Manager for NFSA. Jeff’s primary responsibility is to track, institute, and propose sprinklers in the national codes like ICC and NFPA.

Prior to joining the NFSA, Jeff is a Michigan registered Building Official, Building Inspector, and Plan Reviewer since 1995. During that time, Jeff was the Assistant Director of Building Codes for Tuscola County, MI, Chief Building Official/Administrator for the City of Bay City, and also the Chief Building Official for the City of Frankenmuth.

International Code Council Certifications:

  • Residential Building Inspector
  • Commercial Building Inspector
  • Building Plans Examiner
  • Building Inspector
  • Fire Prevention Inspector I

Professional Memberships:

  • International Code Council
  • Code Officials Conference of Michigan
  • National Fire Sprinkler Association
  • National Fire Protection Association
  • Society of Fire Protection Engineers

Committees and Boards:

  • NFPA
  • 5000 Technical Correlating Committee – Principal
  • Private Water Supply Piping Systems Committee – Principal
  • Safety to Life Correlating Committee – Alternate
  • Fire Prevention Code Committee – Alternate
  • Building Construction Committee – Principal
  • Building Service and Fire Protection Equipment Committee – Alternate
  • Michigan Bureau of Fire Safety Services, Fire Safety Board
  • Adult Foster Care Facilities – Ad Hoc Committee
  • Health Care – Ad Hoc Committee
  • Fire Code, Fire Safety Rules – Ad Hoc Committee
  • Michigan Association of Fire Chiefs – Appendix P Committee
  • Ohio Fire Safety Coalition Planning Committee

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