Ron Parker is a retired FDNY firefighter who served at Ground Zero on September 11, 2001 and the months following. He now lives as an activist, speaker and, most recently, a published author of “CHIEFS, PAWNS & WARRIORS”.

Ron Crawled through 20 stories of mangled steel, clouds of smoke and ash in attempt to rescue thousands of civilians and first responders trapped beneath the fallen twin towers. For more info on Ron Parker, go to