William A. (Alan) Petty, Colonel (Ret)
Alan Petty is the President of IRS. Alan is a nationally known and respected Emergency Management and National Guard Domestic Operations subject matter expert. Over his 26-year military career with the Florida National Guard he served as the Commander, Camp Blanding Joint Training Center and as the Director of Intelligence and Domestic Operations (J2/3) for the Florida National Guard, retiring in May 2006. Since 2009 he has led the IRS Team in providing experientially based Emergency Management and Domestic Operations training and exercise support to thousands of Soldiers, Airmen and civilian students from all 54 States and Territories, Army Installations world-wide, and other federal, state and local interagency partners. Further, he has led the company to its current footprint of providing professional services to numerous customers including the Army Installation Management Command, Army Research Laboratory and State ARNG support in Alabama, Florida, Indiana, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania.
W. Craig Fugate
SENIOR EXECUTIVE CONSULTANT
Craig Fugate joined IRS as an Associate in January 2017. Craig served as President Barack Obama’s FEMA Administrator from May 2009 to January 2017. Previously, he served as Florida Governor Jeb Bush’s Emergency Management Director from 2001-2009. Craig led FEMA through multiple record-breaking disaster years and oversaw the Federal Government’s response to major events such as the Joplin and Moore Tornadoes, Hurricane Sandy, Hurricane Matthew, and the 2016 Louisiana flooding. He set a clear and compelling vision, mission, and priorities for FEMA and relentlessly drove the Agency to achieve better outcomes for survivors. Craig is universally recognized as the Nation’s premier Emergency Management professional.