Tropical Storm Andrea was the first named storm of the 2013 hurricane season, and as it approached the East Coast, many Americans received important alert messages on their phone. They […]Read More
About Guest Blogger Damon Penn
Damon Penn began serving as the Assistant Administrator of the National Continuity Programs (NCP) Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, in September 2009. Penn has been instrumental in refining continuity at all levels of government. Penn also deployed to Haiti as the Department of Homeland Security task force leader for assistance to the survivors of the 2010 earthquake. He joined NCP after retiring from the U.S. Army as a Colonel. His military career included senior staff positions, leadership of an advisory team in Iraq, and brigade and battalion commands.