The Society of Fire Protection Engineers announced the appointment of Beth Tubbs to its Board of Directors. Tubbs currently is a senior staff engineer with the International Code Council.

Tubbs is now one of 17 members of SPFE’s board who are leading professionals in the fire protection engineering field.

“This is a wonderful opportunity for me to take a leadership role in the industry I’ve worked in for nearly 20 years,” Tubbs said. “I also believe my participation on the board will be beneficial for both ICC and SFPE.”

ICC CEO Dominic Sims added: “This is a significant achievement for Beth and is another example of how ICC’s talented staff is dedicated to serving our members, stakeholders and the industry. With Beth’s leadership and guidance, we look forward to working with SFPE to improve fire safety in the built environment to better protect citizens and their communities.”