Agency Contacts

Director

Peter Gaynor
(401) 946-9996

Project Manager - Business Alliance / FirstNet:
Stuart Freiman
(401) 462-7142

Chief Implementation Aide:
Tara Chicharro
(401) 462-7116

Executive Administrator

Marc Pappas
(401) 462-7131

External Affairs

Daniel Starr
(401) 462-7063

Grants & Finance

Chief Financial Officer:
Catherine Avila
(401) 462-7107

Financial Management Administrator:
Steven Greenhalgh
(401) 462-7113

Fiscal Management Officer:
Denise Fernandes
(401) 462-7140

Fiscal Unit:
Cheryl Felix
(401) 462-7143

Grants Supervisor:
Richard Jones
(401) 462-7028

Grants Unit:
Grants Unit
(401) 462-7114

Legal Counsel

Anita Flax
(401) 462-7010

Logistics

Ken Baker
(401) 462-7124

Operations

Operations Section Chief:
Tom Guthlein
(401) 462-7121

Communications Supervisor:
Gil Woodside
(401) 764-5989

Communications Technician:
Alex Potts
(401) 764-5989

Radiological Supervisor:
Paul Dabbraccio
(401) 751-1516

Radiological Technician:
Bryan Greenwood
(401) 751-1516

State EOC Systems Administrator:
Michael Previty
(401) 462-7528

Planning

Planning Branch Manager:
Samantha Richer
(401) 462-7048

Critical Infrastructure:
Mark Bennett
(401) 462-7337

Cybersecurity Coordinator:
Spencer Peck
(401) 462-7009

Plans/Operations Integrator:
Chris Guilmette
(401) 462-0292

Risk & Hazards Planner / Mapping:
Melinda Hopkins
(401) 462-7141

Recovery

Recovery Branch Chief:
Armand Randolph
(401) 462-7183

Recovery Supervisor:
Larry Macedo
(401) 462-7534

Training & Exercise

Exercise Coordinator:
Stephen Conard
(401) 462-7102

Training Supervisor:
Michelle Russo
(401) 462-7122

Contact Us

Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency

Address: 645 New London Ave, Cranston, RI 02920
Phone: (401) 946-9996
Fax: (401) 944-1891