WASHINGTON, DC, January 22, 2021–Cadmus congratulates Deanne Criswell on her nomination as FEMA administrator. Ms. Criswell was a principal at Cadmus from 2017-2019 in the firm’s homeland security sector, where she led the emergency management team. During her tenure at Cadmus, Ms. Criswell spearheaded engagement with state and local homeland security and emergency management clients and expanded Cadmus’ capability to address key issues including natural hazards, terrorist attacks, climate resilience, and public health risks.
“During Deanne’s tenure at Cadmus, we experienced first-hand the expertise, experience, and extraordinary leadership skills that will ensure Deanne excels as FEMA Administrator,” said Ian Kline, Cadmus president and CEO. “This is a great choice for the nation and we extend our warmest congratulations to her.”
Cadmus provides homeland security management consulting and training services for federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as leading private sector companies. These services include the support and development of risk assessments and high-impact exercises across a range of security challenges, such as cybersecurity, natural hazards, terrorist attacks, climate adaptation, and public health risks.
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