RIEMA Director appointed as new FEMA Deputy Administrator

Emergency Management Director Peter Gaynor in the State Emergency Operations Center in Cranston [PHOTO: The Providence Journal / Kris Craig]

The Rhode Island Association of Emergency Managers congratulates RIEMA Director Peter Gaynor on his appointment as the new Deputy Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Mr. Gaynor will be heading to Washington soon to take up his new role serving under FEMA Administrator Brock Long. Current RIEMA Deputy Director Marc Pappas will take over as Director upon Mr. Gaynor’s departure. Source: Providence Journal