Pamela Williams

Executive Director, BuildStrong Coalition

Pamela Williams most recently served as Counsel for the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management and has more than 15 years of federal agency and congressional experience.

In the U.S. House of Representatives, Ms. Williams advised the Committee and Congressional leadership on Emergency Management, FEMA, the Stafford Act, and disaster-related matters. Previously, Ms. Williams served as the Deputy Director of Congressional Affairs for FEMA, where she was responsible for directing and executing the Agency’s legislative program.

Prior to joining the FEMA Congressional Affairs office, Ms. Williams served as the Associate Chief Counsel for Legislation and Policy for FEMA, where she managed the Agency’s response to the congressional, White House and departmental investigations. During this time, Ms. Williams served as an Advisor to FEMA, DHS leadership, and the Administration on congressional actions, dispositions, and recommended legislative activities.

Ms. Williams holds a J.D. from the University of Denver and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Kansas.

Forum on FEMA’s BRIC Program Sessions:

Panel Discussions
June 23, 2019 | 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Concluding Forum Remarks
June 23, 2019 | 12:30 PM