City of Homer Volunteer Fire Department Chief Bob Painter has been accepted into the National Emergency Management Institute, a prestigious emergency management program offering cutting-edge curriculum that supports the advancement of the emergency management profession and its executive leadership.
The National Emergency Management Executive Academy is a collaborative effort between FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute and prominent institutions such as Harvard University, University of Hawaii-National Disaster Preparedness Training Center, U.S. Naval Post Graduate School, Center for Homeland Defense and Security and Texas A & M Engineering and Extension Service.
Chief Painter was selected as one of only 40 emergency managers in the country to attend this program. The City and the community benefit from Chief Painter’s expertise and are proud to be represented within this elite group of emergency management leaders.