The SEOC is currently at level: 2
MESSAGE: Response to COVID-19
The Hazard Mitigation Program was initiated in response to the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000, which mandates community hazard mitigation planning for FEMA disaster mitigation funding eligibility. The State of Alaska supports local community and Borough hazard mitigation planning efforts with grant funding opportunities and direct assistance.
Click on the links below to view community mitigation plans, newsletters, webinars, and fact sheets. All documents are downloadable using Adobe Acrobat software. For more information contact Terry Murphy.
View FEMA approved Local Hazard Mitigation Plans on the Division of Community and Regional And Affairs Plan Library
Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management
Bryan began his career in emergency management in 1995 with the Alaska Division of Emergency Services. Since that time he has served in numerous roles, including emergency communications technician, microcomputer/network specialist, information management, alert, and warning systems coordinator, information technology manager, Chief of Preparedness, and Chief of Operations.
In his role as Chief of Operations, Bryan serves as the State Incident Commander for disaster response operations, and is responsible for overseeing the Alaska State Emergency Operations Center. He has also served as State Coordinating Officer on multiple federally declared disasters, assisting survivors and communities with recovering from disasters.
As a communications specialist he has deployed to support multiple interagency operations, including oil spill response (1996 M/V Banasea, western Aleutians, 1997 M/V Kuroshima, Dutch Harbor), wildland fires (1996 Millers Reach #2), and numerous Search and Rescue cases.
Bryan’s day-to-day responsibilities include overseeing all emergency management aspects of the Division, including Planning, Preparedness, Disaster Assistance, and Response.
Prior to his employment with the State of Alaska, Bryan served as a communications specialist and fire support specialist in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve and the Wyoming and Alaska Army National Guards. He currently resides with his wife Tracy and four children in Eagle River, Alaska.
(Current as of April 2021)
Army Guard Road,
JBER, AK 99505