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Executive and Senior Staff

Expanding on our leadership team, here are the members of PEMA's executive and senior staff:

​Staff Member
​Director of PEMA
​David (Randy) Padfield
​Deputy Director (Recovery)
​Stephen Bekanich
Deputy Director (911)
​Jeffrey Boyle
Deputy Director (Response)
​Timothy W. Sevison
Deputy Director (Administration)
​Paula J. Wilcox
​Executive Secretary to the Director
​Patrice Bratcher
Chief Counsel
​Nicole Bordonaro, Esq.
​Deputy Chief Counsel
​Joshua Maus
​Bureau of Budget Director
​Dennis Edwards
​Bureau of External Operations Director
​Jonathan Anschutz
Bureau of Grants Management Director
​Emina Kunovac
Bureau of Planning, Training and Exercise Director
​Kirsten Cohick
​Bureau of Technological Hazards Director
​David Nitsch
​Communications Director
​Ruth A. Miller
Deputy Communications Director
​L. Paul Vezzetti
​Digital Director
​Mallory Gricoskie
Disaster Recovery Assistance Director
​Jonathan Skripka
External Affairs Director
​Molly Dougherty
​Innovation and Business Transformation Director
​Melissa Frey
​Internal Operations Director
​Robert Meinert
Legislative and Policy Director 
​Wes Majors