Task Force on Domestic Operations

The first responsibility of any government and its defense establishment is to protect the lives and safety of its people. To that end, the Task Force on Domestic Operations will:

  • Develop and facilitate legislative strategies to enhance planning, training, programming, and budgeting for the operations of the National Guard in support of Homeland Security and Homeland Defense
  • Pursue commonalities with the Council of Governors, the Chief of the National Guard Bureau, AGAUS and other Guard organizations in efforts to connect and strengthen educational efforts with Congress
  • Partner with industry members to promote high standards of innovation and technology that benefit domestic operations
  • Provide policy guidance and expertise to NGAUS members and states and prioritize requirements and resolutions

Task Force Leadership

Chairman: BG Glenn Bramhall, South Carolina

FEMA Region Leaders

Region I:     LTC Michael Domingue, New Hampshire

Region II:    COL Carlton Cleveland, New York

Region III:   COL John Wing, Pennsylvania

Region IV:   COL William J. Beiswenger, Jr., Florida

Region V:    BG Dana McDaniel, Ohio

Region VI:   Open

Region VII:  COL Howard Wheeler, Kansas

Region VIII:  MG Luke Reiner, Wyoming

Region IX:   Open

Region X:    Open

November 19, 2014 Industry Partner Presentations