Mr. Gregory Teets currently serves as the Acting Deputy Chief Financial Officer and as the Assistant Administrator for Financial Management (Director of Finance) within the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO).
In his role as the Assistant Administrator, Mr. Teets is responsible for the overall health of FEMA’s complex financial environment, which includes leadership and strategic advice regarding financial controls, financial operations, financial policy, system modernization; and the preparation, review and consolidation of agency financial statements. Under his leadership, FEMA has successfully strengthened its internal controls over Financial Reporting and Operations, a major contributing factor for DHS to achieve a clean audit opinion for the 7th consecutive year.
Mr. Teets joined the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in 1995 as a Disaster Assistance Employee and after 14 years of serving in positions of increasing responsibility in FEMA OCFO, Mr. Teets received an appointment in 2009 to the Senior Executive Service.
Prior to joining FEMA, Mr. Teets worked at the Naval Weapons Station and at a private CPA firm in Charleston, South Carolina. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Radford University and resides in Winchester, Virginia with his wife, Julie and three children, Katie, Brandon, and Michael.