Patricia Mieszala receives lifetime achievement award for her public education efforts

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Jun 5, 2017

Long-time public education advocate Patricia Mieszala of California received a special award from NFPA's Education Section during the NFPA Conference & Expo in Boston.


"Once in a great while someone comes along with great vision and perseverance that can change and inspire future colleagues and generations," said Section chair Lynn Schofield as he presented the award to Ms. Mieszala. "She became actively involved in NFPA public education outreach as a Learn Not to Burn and Risk Watch Regional coordinator, as well as youth fire setting intervention and public fire and life safety education."