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Tim Kotecki, Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator

Tim has over 15 years of experience in the fire service, including over 14 years as a fire investigator.  He joined FireTech as a Fire Investigator in 2021. Tim has conducted criminal, civil, and multi-jurisdictional fire investigations.  He has worked with fire investigators from multiple MABAS divisions, the State of Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal and the ATF.  Tim is currently a fire investigation advisor for the MABAS 24 division team and also an Area Commander for the Will, Cook, Grundy County Fire Investigation Task Force.  He is a Certified Fire Investigator (CFI) with the International Association of Arson Investigators, as well as a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI) by the National Association of Fire Investigators.  Tim is also certified as a Fire Investigator and an Arson Investigator by the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal.