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Dr. Robert Griffin P. Jr.

Director of First Repsonder Programs

DHS

Direct Phone: (202) ***-****       

Email: r***@***.gov

DHS

111 Massachusetts Avenue Nw

Washington Dc, District of Columbia 20529

United States

Company Description

The creation of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is the most significant transformation of the U.S. government since 1947, when Harry S. Truman merged the various branches of the U.S. Armed Forces into the Department of Defense to better coordina... more

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Background Information

Employment History

National Public Safety Telecommunications Council

Adjunct Faculty

Georgetown University

Director of the Arlington County Office

Emergency Management

Director of Environmental Services

Arlington County Civic Federation

Director

First Responder Group Pty Ltd

Director of Fire-Rescue Services, the Medical Director, the Chairman

EMSC

Affiliations

Member
Federal Senior Executive Service

County Mutual Aid Coordinator, Northwest Regional Medical Coordinating Center
Emergency Management

Advisory Board Member
Georgetown Utility Systems

Mission Support Branch Chief
U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Assistant County Administrator and Chief
Loudoun County Public Schools

Education

B.S.
political science
University of Massachusetts

Bachelor of Science
political science
same institution

Bachelor of Science degree
wildlife sciences
College of Natural Resources

Doctor of Philosophy
public administration/public affairs
Virginia Tech

Master's degree
public administration
University of Massachusetts

Web References (184 Total References)


"We're reaching out to innovators, ...

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"We're reaching out to innovators, non-traditional partners, and industry for solutions to global homeland security challenges," said DHS Deputy Under Secretary for Science and Technology, Dr. Robert Griffin, a former first responder, in a press release.


Dr. Robert Griffin ...

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Dr. Robert Griffin (Confirmed)

Director of First Responder Programs , Science and Technology Directorate, Department of Homeland Security
Dr. Griffin joined the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate in August 2010. He serves as the Director of First Responder Programs and is a member of the Federal Senior Executive Service. Dr. Griffin comes to DHS after a twenty-year career in local government as a senior leader and first responder. Prior to his appointment Dr. Griffin served as the Director of Environmental Services for Arlington County Virginia. He managed a diverse portfolio of core governmental functions including roads and engineering, water and waste-water delivery and treatment, transportation, refuse and recycling, facilities construction and maintenance, fleet management, capital planning and construction, and a nationally recognized energy and environmental sustainability program. Earlier Dr. Griffin was appointed the first Director of the Arlington County Office of Emergency Management, where he developed a cross-functional department consisting of emergency management, law enforcement, fire/rescue, public health, and emergency communications personnel. As the Director of Emergency Management, he managed the integration of the County's emergency management functions and emergency communications functions into a single department. Programs of note include construction of a state of the art emergency communications center and data analysis center, an integrated public notification system including outdoor warning systems, enhanced sheltering capabilities for people and pets, and a nationally recognized citizen outreach effort. While in Arlington Dr. Griffin organized and led relief efforts to Florida (2004), New Orleans (2005), and numerous regional and intra-state deployments. In 2006, Dr. Griffin was recognized by the Arlington Civic Federation with the President's Award. Prior to his time in Arlington, Dr. Griffin served as Assistant County Administrator and Chief of Fire and Rescue in Loudoun County, Virginia, where he led the County's fire, rescue, bomb squad, emergency communications, and emergency management functions. He ran the Loudoun emergency operations center during the response to the 9/11/2001 attack on the Pentagon and the anthrax attack on the Dulles Postal Facility. Previously, he was Executive Administrator of the Town of Tyngsborough and Town Administrator of Townsend, Massachusetts. He is a certified fire fighter and fire officer. Dr. Griffin earned a Doctor of Philosophy in public administration/public affairs from Virginia Tech as well as a Master's degree in public administration from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a Bachelor of Science in political science from the same institution. Dr. Griffin's dissertation was a study of the characteristics of coordination in the homeland security network.


Morris County NJ USA - Office of Emergency Management :: Staff

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Robert Griffin Northwest Regional Medical Coordinating Center

MENTAL HEALTH COORDINATING GROUP


Contacts And Bios

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Dr. Robert Griffin Director of First Responders Program Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate 1120 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20005 Phone: (202) 254-6072 Fax: (202) 772-9655


Dr. Robert Griffin ...

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Dr. Robert Griffin (Confirmed)

Director of First Responder Programs , Science and Technology Directorate, Department of Homeland Security
Dr. Griffin joined the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate in August 2010. He serves as the Director of First Responder Programs and is a member of the Federal Senior Executive Service. Dr. Griffin comes to DHS after a twenty-year career in local government as a senior leader and first responder. Prior to his appointment Dr. Griffin served as the Director of Environmental Services for Arlington County Virginia. He managed a diverse portfolio of core governmental functions including roads and engineering, water and waste-water delivery and treatment, transportation, refuse and recycling, facilities construction and maintenance, fleet management, capital planning and construction, and a nationally recognized energy and environmental sustainability program. Earlier Dr. Griffin was appointed the first Director of the Arlington County Office of Emergency Management, where he developed a cross-functional department consisting of emergency management, law enforcement, fire/rescue, public health, and emergency communications personnel. As the Director of Emergency Management, he managed the integration of the County's emergency management functions and emergency communications functions into a single department. Programs of note include construction of a state of the art emergency communications center and data analysis center, an integrated public notification system including outdoor warning systems, enhanced sheltering capabilities for people and pets, and a nationally recognized citizen outreach effort. While in Arlington Dr. Griffin organized and led relief efforts to Florida (2004), New Orleans (2005), and numerous regional and intra-state deployments. In 2006, Dr. Griffin was recognized by the Arlington Civic Federation with the President's Award. Prior to his time in Arlington, Dr. Griffin served as Assistant County Administrator and Chief of Fire and Rescue in Loudoun County, Virginia, where he led the County's fire, rescue, bomb squad, emergency communications, and emergency management functions. He ran the Loudoun emergency operations center during the response to the 9/11/2001 attack on the Pentagon and the anthrax attack on the Dulles Postal Facility. Previously, he was Executive Administrator of the Town of Tyngsborough and Town Administrator of Townsend, Massachusetts. He is a certified fire fighter and fire officer. Dr. Griffin earned a Doctor of Philosophy in public administration/public affairs from Virginia Tech as well as a Master's degree in public administration from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a Bachelor of Science in political science from the same institution. Dr. Griffin's dissertation was a study of the characteristics of coordination in the homeland security network.

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