FACA Committee Purpose & Justification The information in this plan was imported from the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) database and transformed into StratML Part 1, Strategic Plan, format. Fiscal Year:2011 Committee Type: Non Scientific Program Advisory Board Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy DHS 7154d356-c9d3-4a87-ba34-c1a7575f9e79 [748]: http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/training/nfa/about/bov.shtm Department of Homeland Security [654]: http://www.dhs.gov Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Dr. Sandy Bogucki Associate Professor, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Robert Cumberland Director for Maryland, Cumberland Valley Vol. Firemen's Association Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Ms. Helen Johnson Executive Consultant (Retired), State Firemen's and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Chris Neal Senior Executive Advisor, Oklahoma Council on Firefighter Training Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Randal Novak Bureau Chief, Iowa Fire Service Training Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Captain Jack Reall President, Columbus, Ohio Firefighters Union, IAFF 67 Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Chief Adam Thiel Chief, Alexandria Fire Department Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Not Available 4ab019df-74ea-45d5-b0be-09c21e925673 The National Fire Academy’s (NFA) Board of Visitors (BOV) directly supports the Agency’s strategic goal of protecting the Nation from natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other emergencies by helping to strengthen nationwide preparedness of the fire and emergency response community. The NFA BOV annually reviews the Academy’s training programs to determine whether they further the mission as approved by the Agency’s Administrator. The Board directly supports the Department of Homeland Security’s FY2008-2013 priority of training for “All Hazards” through its annual review of the Academy’s training programs.As such, the BOV makes recommendations for improvement, inspects the physical facilities in Emmitsburg, Maryland, and reviews funding levels for all Academy training programs. e19ed49c-7cc5-4be4-bf12-fd5a3c03a1ae Recommandations Not Available f182086d-3619-4585-8f4b-3ae525c7a61c Make, Accept, Implement 83a9c0ee-de24-40a5-bb48-4d209da5f227 8061ad94-63a2-4ef5-a223-a427906950f5 Recommendations Made Number Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy Department of Homeland Security Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The number of recommendations is for the past 6 years. 14 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 de61057c-9147-48b5-87aa-eedf6cc2acde Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy Department of Homeland Security For a variety of its own reasons not applicable to the Committee, the agency may implement all/most of the recommendations, but few times recommendations are not implemented. n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The percentage of committee recommendations that have been or will be fully implemented by the Agency is an approximation. Currently there is no formal system in place to track BOV (committee) recommendations. 85 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 7d88a821-0fa3-49ad-b538-44e8c67a35f4 Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy Department of Homeland Security There are sometimes a few proposals which were not funded in their entirety, those few being scaled back from their original level of requested funding (allowable under the program). n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 0 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2013-07-09 http://explore.data.gov/resource/datasets/c5i3-bb9j Gannon (J.) Dick gannon_dick@yahoo.com Submit error.