Director of OHS and EM



City of Phoenix

   Director of Homeland Security and Emergency Management Lisa Jones

The Director of the Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management is responsible for:

  • ​​Coordinating training programs and emergency operations drills
  • Assisting departments with their emergency and mitigation plans
  • Operating the Emergency Operations Center when necessary to manage the distribution of City services and resources to respond to and recover from a human-caused or natural event of significant impact to the City
  • Administering the submittal process for federal and state reimbursement claims for the City's costs during emergency operations
  • Managing grant funding received through various grant programs established under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security