Mauro Porcelli

Mauro Porcelli is a retired City of Orlando Firefighter/Paramedic with twenty-five years of fire  service experience and author of the book "Surviving the Firehouse."
He started his career with Marion County Fire/Rescue in 1988 where he advanced quickly through the ranks of Lieutenant and Captain. At twenty-three, Mauro was the youngest, highest ranking officer for a professional firefighter in the State of Florida, holding the rank of District Commander.   He eventually left Marion County for the City of Orlando Fire Department from which he retired.