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FEMA senior leadership changes announced in Office of Response and Recovery

from IAEM

The Senate confirmation of Joe Nimmich as FEMA deputy administrator created a vacancy with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Office of Response and Recovery (ORR). FEMA Chief of Staff Michael Coen, Jr., on Sept. 23 announced the appointment of Elizabeth Zimmerman as acting associate administrator and Robert Fenton as acting deputy associate administrator. In 2009, Zimmerman joined FEMA, serving as the deputy and principal advisor to the ORR associate administrator. In addition, she has years of state-level emergency management experience, including service to the States of Arizona and Utah. Most recently the assistant administrator of response, Fenton previously served as the director of disaster assistance and acting director of disaster operations with the FEMA Region IX Office. James Kish, who will serve as acting assistant administrator for response during Fenton's detail, has served as deputy assistant administrator for Response. more


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