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Mark F. Hubbard
Of Counsel

mhubbard@azraelfranz.com

Mark F. Hubbard | Of Counsel

Mark Hubbard’s public safety career began in 1981 with a desire to help those in need. Before retiring in 2015, Mark rose to the position of Assistant Fire Chief for the Baltimore County Fire Department and served as Director of the Baltimore County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. He earned his MBA from Loyola University in Maryland and his law degree from the University of Maryland Carey School of Law.

Mark has been a forensic investigator for the Maryland Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, and has vast experience in fire investigation, public safety education and fire inspections in accordance with standards established by the National Fire Protection Association. He attended the National Emergency Training Center in Emmitsburg, and has completed numerous training programs through the United States Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Emergency Management Institute. Mark’s public safety career included service with the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department, the English Consul Volunteer Fire Department and the Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company.

In addition to teaching business strategy, marketing and international business at Loyola University in Maryland, Mark teaches and designs curriculum in the graduate and undergraduate programs in public safety administration, fire service administration, emergency management and homeland security. Mark served as the Chair of the Governor's Emergency Management Advisory Council and the State Emergency Response Commission, and has served as a commissioner on the Maryland Fire Prevention Commission.

Mark’s commitment to public safety was enhanced further by serving as President of the Northern Maryland Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). He brings a wealth of experience in fire investigation and public safety to his efforts on behalf of Azrael Franz and its clients.