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Official FEMA photo of Mr. Peter T. Gaynor, CEM, FEMA Deputy Administrator

Pete T. Gaynor
Acting Administrator FEMA
On October 23, 2018, Secretary Nielsen swore in Peter T. Gaynor to serve as FEMA’s Deputy Administrator. Mr. Gaynor, who most recently served as the Director of the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA), brings a vast amount of senior-level emergency management and disaster management experience to the position. He will be focusing on change management and the organizational health of the Agency. Full Biography

Official FEMA portrait of Dr. Daniel Kaniewski, Deputy Administrator of FEMA

Daniel Kaniewski, PhD
Acting Deputy Administrator, FEMA
As Deputy Administrator for Resilience, Daniel Kaniewski leads all of FEMA’s pre-disaster programs including those aimed at preparing individuals and communities for disasters, enhancing capabilities of state and local response agencies, strengthening vulnerable infrastructure, insuring against catastrophic losses, and supporting continuity of operations/government. He was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate on September 14, 2017 and is currently FEMA’s second ranking official. Full Biography

 

Office of the Administrator

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. Eric Heighberger, FEMA Chief of Staff

Eric B. Heighberger
Chief of Staff

Official FEMA photo of Mr. William Zito - Deputy Chief of Staff

William "Bill" Zito
Deputy Chief of Staff

Photo of Roberto Hylton

Roberto L. Hylton
Office of Law Enforcement Engagement and Integration

Jo Linda Johnson, Esq. Director, Office of Equal Rights Federal Emergency Management Agency

Jo Linda Johnson
Director of the Office of Equal Rights

Resilience

Official FEMA portrait of Dr. Daniel Kaniewski, Deputy Administrator of FEMA

Daniel Kaniewski, PhD
Deputy Administrator, Resilience

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. Carlos Castilo, Senior Advisor, Office of the Administrator

Carlos J. Castillo
Associate Administrator, Resilience

Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration

Washington, DC -- David I. Maurstad, Director of Mitigation and Federal Insurance Administrator for FEMA.  Bill Koplitz/FEMA

David I. Maurstad
Deputy Associate Administrator for the Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration (FIMA)

Michael M. Grimm

Michael M. Grimm
Assistant Administrator, Risk Management

Angela Gladwell Deputy Assistant Administrator, Risk Management

Angela Gladwell
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Risk Management

Official FEMA photo of Ms. Katherine B. Fox, Assistant Administrator for Mitigation, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration (FIMA)

Katherine Fox
Assistant Administrator, Mitigation

Official FEMA portrait of Eric Letvin, Deputy Associate Administrator, Mitigation Directorate, Federal Insurance & Mitigation Administration (FIMA)

Eric Letvin
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Mitigation

Official FEMA portrait of Paul Huang, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Federal Insurance & Mitigation Administration (FIMA)

Paul Huang
Assistant Administrator, Federal Insurance

Official FEMA photo of Ms. Cynthia Spishak, Acting Deputy Assistant Administrator for Federal Insurance, Federal Insurance & Mitigation Administration (FIMA)

Cynthia Spishak
Acting Deputy Assistant Administrator, Federal Insurance

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Cynthia Spishak
Acting Assistant Administrator, Fund Management

 
Grant Programs Directorate

Bridget Bean Acting Assistant Administrator, Grant Programs

Bridget Bean
Acting Assistant Administrator, Grant Programs

Chris LoganDeputy Assistant Administrator, Grant Programs

Chris Logan
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Grant Programs

Stacy Street – Director, Grants Management Division

Stacey Street
Director, Grant Operations, Grant Programs

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Thomas Martinez
Director, Resource Management and Business Administration

 
National Continuity Programs Directorate

William Zito, Assistant Administrator, National Continuity Programs

William Zito
Assistant Administrator, National Continuity Programs

Daniel Lipka, Deputy Assistant Administrator

Daniel Lipka
Deputy Director Assistant Administrator, National Continuity Programs

Official Photograph of the Deputy Executive Director of Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center

Berl D. Jones, Jr.
Executive Director, Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center

Don E. Roth , Deputy Executive Administrator, Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center

Don E. Roth
Deputy Deputy Executive Administrator, Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center

 
National Preparedness

Photo of Alex Amparo

Alex Amparo
Assistant Administrator, National Preparedness

•	Jeffrey Jackson, Deputy Assistant Administrator

Jeffrey Jackson
Deputy Assistant Administrator, National Preparedness

Official bio photo of Tony Russell

Tony Russell
Superintendent, Center for Domestic Preparedness

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Erin Hoffman
Acting Director, National Integration Center

Natalie Enclade, Director of Individual and Community Preparedness Division

Natalie Enclade
Director, Individual and Community Preparedness Division

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Chad Gorman
Director, National Exercise Division

 Michael Casey, Ph.D. , Director, Technological Hazards Division

Michael Casey
Director, Technological Hazards Division

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Leiloni Stainsby
Director, National Preparedness Assessment Division

Scott Kelberg - Director, National Training and Education Division

Scott Kelberg
Director, National Training and Education Division

 

Office of Policy, Program Analysis, and International Affairs

Official FEMA portrait of Joel Doolin, Deputy Chief Counsel, FEMA Office of Chief Counsel

Joel Doolin
Associate Administrator for Policy, Program Analysis, and International Affairs

Matthew Payne, Acting Deputy Associate Administrator. OPPA

Matthew Payne
Acting Deputy Associate Administrator for Policy, Program Analysis, and International Affairs

Office of the Chief Counsel

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Adrian Sevier
Chief Counsel

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Michael Cameron
Deputy Chief Counsel

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Carol Ann Adamcik
Acting Deputy Chief Counsel Operations Law

Vacant

Dan Hall
Deputy Chief Counsel for General Law

 

Office of the Chief Financial Officer

Mary Comans, Chief Financial Officer

Mary Comans
Chief Financial Officer

Benjamin Moncarz, Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Benjamin Moncarz
Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Greg Teets, Assistant Administrator, Financial Management

Greg Teets
Assistant Adminstrator, Financial Management

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Eric Littlepage
Acting Assistant Administrator, Budget

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Deputy Assistant Administrator, Financial Systems Modernization

 

Office of External Affairs

Official FEMA photo of Ms. Alexandra Travis, Deputy Director, Office of External Affairs (OEA)

Alexandra Travis
Deputy Director

 

Mission Support

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. Brian Kamoie, Deputy Associate Administrator for Mission Support

Brian Kamoie
Associate Administrator for Mission Support

Ms. Traci Clever, Deputy Associate Administrator for Mission Support

Traci Clever
Deputy Associate Administrator for Mission Support

Office of Chief Adminstrative Officer

Official FEMA portrait of Tracey L. Showman, FEMA Chief Administrative Officer

Tracey L. Showman
Chief Administrative Officer

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. Eric M. Leckey, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

Eric M. Leckey
Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

Office of the Chief Component Human Capital Officer

Karen Filipponi - Chief Component Human Capital Officer

Karen Filipponi
Chief Component Human Capital Officer

Washington, D.C., April 3, 2009 -- FEMA's Robert Farmer, Acting Director for Policy in the FEMA studio.  FEMA/Bill Koplitz

Robert Farmer
Deputy Chief Component Human Capital Officer

Nick Shufro

Nick Shufro
Chief Learning Officer and Director of Strategic Alliances

Office of the Chief Information Officer

Lytwaive Hutchinson, Chief Information Officer

Lytwaive Hutchinson
Chief Information Officer

Vacant

Patsy Garnett
Deputy Chief Information Officer

Mr. Scott Bowman, Deputy Chief Information Officer, Emergency Operations

Scott Bowman
Deputy Chief Information Officer, Emergency Operations

Ted Okada, Chief Technology Officer

Ted Okada
Chief Technology Officer

Office of the Chief Procurement Officer

Bobby McCane

Bobby McCane
Chief Procurement Officer

Jeffrey Jackson - Official Photo

Jeff Jackson
Deputy Chief Procurement Officer

Office of the Chief Security Officer

Washington, D.C., Dec. 9, 2011 -- Michael Apodaca, FEMA's Acting Chief Security Officer in the FEMA Studio. FEMA/Aaron Skolnik

Michael Apodaca
Acting Chief Security Officer

Washington, D.C., Dec. 9, 2011 -- Michael Apodaca, FEMA's Acting Chief Security Officer in the FEMA Studio. FEMA/Aaron Skolnik

Michael Apodaca
Deputy Chief Security Officer

 

Office of Response and Recovery

Jeffrey Byard
Associate Administrator for Response and Recovery

Photo of David Bibo

David Bibo
Deputy Associate Administrator, Response and Recovery

Logistics Directorate

Photo of Jeffrey Dorko

Jeffrey Dorko
Assistant Administrator, Logistics

Carla Gammon

Carla Gammon
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Logistics

Field Operations Directorate

New York, N.Y., Sept. 9, 2105--FEMA Region II Deputy Administrator Mike Byrne official portait. K.C.Wilsey/FEMA

John Rabin
Assistant Administrator, Field Operations

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Dan Alexander
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Field Operations

Tom Fargione - Team Leader, National IMAT - East

Tom Fargione
Team Leader, National IMAT - East

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Kevin Hannes
Team Leader, National IMAT - West

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Justo Hernandez
Director, Operation Coordination Division

Response Directorate

Damon Penn

Damon Penn
Assistant Administrator, Response Directorate

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Josh Dozor
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Response

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David Kang
Acting Director, Planning and Exercises

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Eric L. Edwards II
Director, Disaster Emergency Communications

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. William F. (Will) Roy, Director, Operations Division, Office of Response (ORR)

William Roy
Director, Response Operations

Recovery Directorate

Keith Turi

Keith Turi
Assistant Administrator, Recovery

Official photo for Dr. Melissa Forbes, the Deputy Assistant Administrator for Recovery.

Melissa Forbes, PhD.
Deputy Assistant Administrator for Recovery

Official Photo - Chris Smith

Christopher Smith
Recovery Individual Assistance Division Director

Tod Wells

Tod Wells
Director, Public Assistance

 

U.S. Fire Administration

G. Keith Bryant was sworn in as the U.S. Fire Administrator on Aug. 4, 2017. Prior to his presidential appointment, he was the chief of the Oklahoma City Fire Department (OCFD).

Keith Bryant
Administrator

Denis Onieal

Denis Onieal
Deputy Administrator

Tonya Hoover

Tonya Hoover
Superintendent, National Fire Academy

 

Regional Administrators

Photo of Paul Ford

Paul F. Ford
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region I

Doug Wolcott - Official Potrait

Doug Wolcott
Acting Deputy Regional Administrator, Region I

Portrait of Thomas Von Essen

Thomas Von Essen
Regional Administrator, Region II

Official FEMA portrait for Dr. Ahsha Tribble, Deputy Regional Administrator for FEMA Region II

Ahsha Tribble
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region II

MaryAnn Tierney

MaryAnn Tierney
Regional Administrator, Region III

Janice Barlow, Deputy Regional Administrator, Region III

Janice Barlow
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region III

Photo of Gracia B. Szczech, Regional Administrator for Region 4

Gracia B. Szczech
Regional Administrator, Region IV

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Robert Samaan
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region IV

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. James K. Joseph, Regional Administrator, FEMA Region V, Chicago

James K. Joseph
Regional Administrator, Region V

Headshot of Janet M. Odeshoo, Deputy Administrator for FEMA Region V.

Janet M. Odeshoo
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region V

Tony Robinson Acting Administrator for Region 6

Tony Robinson
Regional Administrator, Region VI

Official photo of Deputy Regional Administrator Moises Dugan, FEMA Region VI

Moises Dugan
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region VI

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. Paul Taylor - Regional Administrator, FEMA Region VII (Kansas City)

Paul Taylor
Regional Administrator, Region VII

Official FEMA portrait of Kathy Fields - Deputy Administrator, FEMA Region VII (Kansas City)

Kathy Fields
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region VII

Lee dePalo Region 8 Administrator

Lee dePalo
Regional Administrator, Region VIII

Deputy Regional Administrator: Nancy Dragani

Nancy Dragani
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region VIII

Washington, D.C., September 8, 2010 -- Robert J. Fenton, Jr. -FEMA Assistant Administrator for Response in the FEMA Studio.  FEMA/Bill Koplitz

Bob Fenton
Regional Administrator, Region IX

William Roche

William "Bill" Roche
Deputy Regional Administrator, Region IX

Official FEMA portrait of Mr. Michael O'Hare, Regional Administrator, FEMA Region X

Mike O'Hare
Regional Administrator, Region X

Official FEMA portrait of Ms. Sharon Loper, Deputy Administrator, FEMA Region X (Bothell)

Vincent Maykovich
Acting Deputy Regional Administrator, Region X

Last Updated: 
08/12/2019 - 10:44