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Office of the Administrator
The Office of the Administrator contains program offices that directly support the Administrator and Deputy Administrator in the performance of their duties, as well as several program offices that provide agency-wide coordination, guidance, and oversight on key topics.
Deanne Criswell, FEMA Administrator
Vacant, FEMA Deputy Administrator
Michael Coen, Chief of Staff
Avital Cohen, Deputy Chief of Staff (Acting)
Disability Integration and Coordination
The Office of Disability Integration and Coordination helps FEMA deliver the agency’s shared mission of helping people before, during and after disasters in ways that maximize the inclusion of, and accessibility for, people with disabilities.
Linda Mastandrea, Director
Sonia Klukas, Deputy Director
The Office of Equal Rights serves the agency and the nation by supporting a discrimination-free work place and equal access to FEMA programs and services, for all disaster survivors.
Jo Linda Johnson, Director
Megumi Fujita, Deputy Director
The Office of External Affairs engages, informs and educates our partners and the public to achieve the FEMA mission of helping people before, during and after disasters.
Justin Knighten, Director
Lucas Hitt, Deputy Director
The Office of the Chief Financial Officer's mission is to build an empowered, experienced and engaged workforce, promote organizational alignment and collaboration, and mature and optimize business processes.
Mary Comans, Chief Financial Officer
Benjamin Moncarz, Deputy Chief Financial Officer
Greg Teets, Assistant Administrator, Financial Management
Lasheeco Graham, Assistant Administrator, Budget
Vacant, Assistant Administrator, Financial Systems
National Capital Region Coordination
The Office of the National Capital Region Coordination conducts preparedness, planning, and operational activities and provides leadership and coordination within the National Capital Region to synchronize and integrate the whole community in executing homeland security and emergency management activities.
Kim Kadesch, Director
Policy and Program Analysis
The Office of Policy and Program Analysis serves the department and agency with broad expertise and an objective, enterprise-wide view, providing exceptional consultation and customer service to help FEMA effectively evaluate, decide, govern, and execute its strategic goals.
Cynthia Spishak, Associate Administrator
Paul Judson, Deputy Associate Administrator
The Office of Professional Responsibility ensures expeditious, fair, and objective follow up and resolution of all allegations of employee misconduct and assists FEMA in building a culture that reflects our core values of compassion, fairness, integrity and respect for our employees and those we serve.
Lauren Kaufer, Director
Jessica Samuel, Deputy Director
The Office of Chief Counsel is responsible for ensuring that the agency carries out its statutory responsibilities, advising on policies and regulations, and representing the agency in litigation.
Adrian Sevier, Chief Counsel
Michael Cameron, Principal Deputy Chief Counsel
Erik Claudio, Deputy Chief Counsel for General Law (Acting)
Carol Ann Adamcik, Deputy Chief Counsel for Operations Law
DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships fosters partnerships between government and faith-based organizations to increase the nation’s resilience by creating trust and developing relationships.
Brandi Richard Thompson, Director (Acting)
Mission Support delivers quality, mission-focused business excellence across five lines of business, which include human resources; information technology; facilities and administrative services; security; and procurement.
Traci Clever, Associate Administrator
Eric Leckey, Deputy Associate Administrator
The Office of the Chief Administrative Officer manages FEMA facilities; occupational safety, health, and environmental programs; information management; accountable property; and other support services to enable FEMA’s mission success.
Tracey Showman, Chief Administrative Officer
Alexandra Travis, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer
The Office of the Chief Component Human Capital Officer provides oversight, direction, and operational support for an integrated program of recruitment, hiring, training, leadership development, performance management, employee benefits and work-life programs for the FEMA workforce.
Christine Nalli, Deputy Chief for Operations
Joshua Stanton, Deputy Chief for Strategic Services (Acting)
The Office of the Chief Information Officer provides enterprise IT services vital to carrying out FEMA’s mission for both disaster survivors and our employees. This includes providing secure IT capabilities so that FEMA IT is “always ready” to support our stakeholders and workforce.
Lytwaive Hutchinson, Chief Information Officer
Scott Bowman, Deputy Chief Information Officer
Monica Langley, Deputy Chief Information Officer (Disaster Operations)
Ted Okada, Chief Technology Officer
Cynthia Sutherland, Chief Information Security Officer
The Office of the Chief Procurement Officer's mission is to deliver the best business solutions by providing a full range of acquisition services to FEMA programs, partners and the survivor community considerate of the laws, rules and regulations that govern the federal acquisition process in a manner that is directly focused on the mission of FEMA.
Bobby McCane, Chief Procurement Officer
Lester Ingol, Deputy Chief Procurement Officer
The Office of Chief Security Officer provides comprehensive and values-based security services, programs and activities designed to protect FEMA personnel, facilities, information and equipment, and to mitigate the risk of loss to the government due to fraudulent activities.
Tami Franklin, Chief Security Officer
Kimberly Brown Davis, Deputy Chief (Acting)
FEMA consists of ten regions in the continental United States and territories.
Region 1 includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Paul Ford, Region 1 Administrator (Acting)
Daniel McElhinney, Region 1 Deputy Administrator (Acting)
Region 2 includes New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
Tom Fargione, Region 2 Administrator (Acting)
Dale McShine, Region 2 Deputy Administrator (Acting)
Jose Baquero, Federal Disaster Recovery Coordinator, Puerto Rico and USVI
Region 3 includes Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, District of Columbia and West Virginia.
MaryAnn E. Tierney, Region 3 Administrator
Janice Barlow, Region 3 Deputy Administrator
Region 4 includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Gracia Szczech, Region 4 Administrator
Robert Samaan, Region 4 Deputy Administrator
Region 5 includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin.
Kevin M. Sligh Sr., Region 5 Administrator (Acting)
Fred Kaehler Region 5 Deputy Administrator (Acting)
Region 6 includes Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
Tony Robinson, Region 6 Administrator
Moises Dugan, Region 6 Deputy Administrator
Region 7 includes Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska.
Kathy Fields, Region 7 Administrator (Acting)
Jay Van Der Werff, Region 7 Deputy Administrator (Acting)
Region 8 includes Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming.
Tammy Littrell, Region 9 Administrator (Acting)
Charles Lawley, Region 8 Deputy Administrator (Acting)
Region 9 includes Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Guam, American Samoa, Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands, Republic of Marshall Islands and Federated States of Micronesia.
Robert J. Fenton, Region 9 Administrator
Tammy Littrell, Region 9 Deputy Administrator
Region 10 includes Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington.
Vincent Maykovich, Region 10 Administrator (Acting)
Lon Biasco, Region 10 Deputy Administrator (Acting)
FEMA Resilience aims to build a culture of preparedness through insurance, mitigation, continuity, preparedness programs and grants.
Alex Amparo, Senior Official Performing the Duties of Deputy Administrator for Resilience
Paul Huang, Associate Administrator (Acting)
Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration
The Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration manages the National Flood Insurance Program and a range of programs designed to mitigate against future losses from all hazards including floods, earthquakes, tornadoes, and other natural disasters.
David Maurstad, Deputy Associate Administrator, Federal Insurance and Mitigation and Senior Executive, National Flood Insurance Program
Katherine Fox, Assistant Administrator, Mitigation
Jeffrey Jackson, Assistant Administrator, Insurance (Acting)
David Stearrett, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Insurance (Acting)
Nimisha Agarwal, Assistant Administrator, Fund Management
The Grant Programs Directorate delivers and supports grant programs that help the nation before, during, and after disasters in order to make the country more resilient.
Chris Logan, Assistant Administrator (Acting)
Bob Farmer, Deputy Assistant Administrator (Acting)
Stacey Street, Director, Grants Management Division
David Santiago, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Grants Systems and Policy Integration
Alonna Barnhart, Senior Technical Advisor, Grants Management Modernization
Law Enforcement Engagement and Integration
The Office of Law Enforcement and Integration enhances communication and coordination between FEMA and the law enforcement community by enabling synchronization of initiatives that involve law enforcement and security activities.
Roberto Hylton, Director
The National Continuity Programs guide the planning, implementation and assessment of continuity programs that enable federal, state, local, tribal and territorial governments to continue performance of essential functions and deliver critical services across a broad spectrum of emergencies when normal operations are disrupted.
Daniel Lipka, Assistant Administrator (Acting)
Antwane Johnson, Deputy Assistant Administrator (Acting)
Berl D. Jones, Jr., Executive Administrator, Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center
The National Preparedness Directorate connects individuals, organizations, and communities with research and tools to build and sustain capabilities to prepare for any disaster or emergency.
Chad Gorman, Assistant Administrator, National Preparedness (Acting)
Scott Kelberg, Deputy Assistant Administrator (Acting)
Response and Recovery
The Office of Response and Recovery provides guidance leadership and oversight to build, sustain and improve the coordination and delivery of support to citizens and state, local, tribal and territorial governments to save lives, reduce suffering, protect property and recover from all hazards.
David Bibo, Associate Administrator (Acting)
Jeffrey Dorko, Deputy Associate Administrator (Acting)
The Field Operations Directorate organizes the incident workforce, provides field leadership, ensures training and qualifications of the incident workforce, and coordinates effective and efficient availability and deployments to ensure the agency is able to help people before, during, and after disasters.
John Rabin, Assistant Administrator
Leiloni Stainsby, Deputy Assistant Administrator
Justo Hernandez, Director, Operational Coordination
Logistics Management's mission is to deliver the right resources, at the right place, at the right time, to support state, local, tribal and territorial governments.
Carla Gammon, Assistant Administrator (Acting)
Peter Camit, Deputy Assistant Administrator (Acting)
The Recovery office provides assistance to individuals and communities overwhelmed by all hazards, including acts of terrorism, natural disasters or other emergencies.
Keith Turi, Assistant Administrator
Melissa Forbes, Deputy Administrator
Christopher Smith, Director, Individual Assistance
Matthew Redding, Deputy Director, Individual Assistance
The Response office provides the core, coordinated federal operational response capability needed to save and sustain lives, minimize suffering and protect property in a timely and effective manner in communities that become overwhelmed by natural disasters, acts of terrorism or other emergencies.
Damon Penn, Assistant Administrator
Matthew Payne, Deputy Assistant Administrator (Acting)
Eric Edwards, Director, Disaster Emergency Communications Division
David Kang, Director, Planning and Exercise Division
U.S. Fire Administration
The U.S. Fire Administration supports and strengthens fire and emergency medical services and stakeholders to prepare for, prevent, mitigate and respond to all hazards.
Tonya Hoover, Administrator (Acting)