Michael A. Crowley, PE, FSFPE

Operations Manager, Principal Advisor, Fire Protection Engineering


Meet Mike

Great fire protection and life safety design integrated into the design of a building is Mike’s approach to a safe built environment. Mike is an operations manager and principal advisor with over 40 years of fire protection consulting experience in unique structures around the world ranging from NFL Football stadiums to high-rise atrium office buildings. He is a subject matter expert in healthcare fire protection and life safety. Other industry-related activities include NFPA Codes and Standards development.

Mike is an instructor for NFPA’s Life Safety Code Course (NFPA 101), NFPA 99, and ASHE on NFPA 99, and a frequent speaker on topics including code compliance in healthcare and fire protection engineering in the built environment.

Mike lives in Houston and is establishing Coffman’s fire protection practice in the area and throughout Texas.

Professional Organizations

  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).
  • Salamander Fire Protection Engineering Honorary Society.


  • SFPE Nelson Award for Inspired Service, 2023.
  • Recipient, D. Peter Lund Award, Society of Fire Protection Engineers, 2013.
  • Recipient, Who’s Who in the Healthcare Facilities Management Industry, Facility Care – Editorial Advisory Board, 2007.
  • Fellow, Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE).
  • Fellow, American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE).