From its offices in Denver, FEMA's Region VIII works in partnership with the emergency management agencies of Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming to prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters. Region VIII's most common challenges are flooding, severe storms, tornadoes, and winter storms.
The Region VIII team is engaged in supporting our states and tribal nations every day. We are working to instill a culture of prepardeness region wide, making sure our communities are prepared for all hazards. Find out more about our what we are in communities across the region.
Region VIII Senior Management
- Regional Administrator: Lee dePalo
- Deputy Regional Administrator: Nancy Dragani
- External Affairs Director: Stacie Greff
- Grants Director: Brad Hufford
- Mission Support Director: Charles Lawley
- Mitigation Director: Jeanine Petterson
- National Preparedness Director: Lanney Holmes
- Recovery Director: Ryan Pietramali
- Response Director: Nate Knapp