We are extremely pleased to announce that Thomas Impey has joined the CSS Project Management and Oversight Division as Fire and Emergency Services Project Manager. Tom brings vast experience, education, and training in fire and emergency services to our team. He has experience skillfully using data acquisition and analysis to improve critical services in communities throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Tom serves as a Massachusetts Fire Academy instructor, where he coaches students through “live” skills training, and assists with the planning and logistics for skilled training demonstrations. Tom also serves as a Massachusetts Fire Academy (MFA) instructor and was recently named Coordinator for the Public Education programs at the MFA.

Along with Tom’s 15+ years of experience in fire and emergency services, Tom offers stellar credentials including graduating cum laude from Anna Maria College with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Science. He is also a credentialed Chief Fire Officer through the Massachusetts Fire Training Council and has completed the Chief Fire Officer Management Training at the Massachusetts Department of Fire Services and the Collins Center of the University of Massachusetts. Tom is also certified through the Pro Board in many areas of Fire and Emergency Services including Fire Officer, Incident Safety Officer, Fire Suppression and Fire Prevention Officer. Tom also has extensive training in the National Incident Management System.

Additionally, Tom was a key contributor in the construction of the Plainridge Park Casino reviewing plans and enhancing life safety systems to ensure the safety of the public as well as first responders. He also worked extensively on the Plainville Town Hall/Public Safety project working through both the design and construction phases to ensure an efficient and effective municipal complex to serve the needs of the community for years to come.

As Fire and Emergency Services Project Manager for CSS, Tom will assist our clients with implementing changes within their communities to enhance emergency response, increase public safety and provide critical services as effectively and efficiently as possible.

“I am excited for the opportunity to work with the team at Capital Strategic Solutions. Nichol and her team are extremely capable former public servants whose goals are to maximize the efficiency of public service organizations through innovative funding sources and analysis of methodology,” said Tom Impey, Fire and Emergency Services Project Manager. “I believe my experience in fire and emergency services, along with my data acquisition and analysis skills, fit well with the goals of Capital Strategic Solutions to maximize success while minimizing risks.”

“As we build out our project management and oversight division, we are adding new areas of focus to assist communities throughout the commonwealth. Tom is a welcome addition, he brings a plethora of fire and emergency services industry knowledge to our team; that will allow us to continue on our mission to provide creative and cost-effective services that maximize success while minimizing risk for our clients,” said Nichol Figueiredo, Chief Executive Officer.

Tom has jumped in feet first, he will be overseeing the Town of Truro Regional Study of Emergency Medical Services. Tom will gather data from the three communities involved in the study. He will also gather data on the current EMS model from the four entities providing EMS to the lower Cape. Tom will use an evaluative methodology to analyze this data and compare it to current EMS best practices. Upon completion of the analysis, he will make any recommendations known to the Fire and Emergency Medical Services Project Team for discussion and further input.

I know Tom is going to be tremendously successful in helping our clients provide the most efficient and effective fire and emergency services to their communities through the analysis of their current practices,” said Mike Tusino, Chief Creative Officer. “This new expansion of our team and services will be a rewarding adventure for us all, and I can’t wait to see what we can achieve together. Welcome aboard Tom!”

“I am thrilled to be working alongside Tom and excited that he has officially joined the team at Capital Strategic Solutions,” said Jennifer Thompson, Chief Development Officer. “He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the field of fire services and is a highly respected member of the public safety community. Our clients at CSS will benefit from his experience, skills and insight and I am honored to be working with him.”


About Capital Strategic Solutions


Our project management and oversight division continuously reviews and evaluates processes to ensure compliance with statutory, administrative, and regulatory requirements. Our team has over 20 years of experience in project management and oversight focusing on community investments, capital planning and improvements, community development projects, fire and emergency services, and infrastructure plan review and oversight. Let’s schedule a meeting and discuss how we may be of assistance to your agency! Please contact info@capital-strategic-solutions.com or call us at 508-690-0046.