John Simsen

John Simsen

John has wealth of experience assisting Texas communities with both infrastructure and housing projects, including mitigation, response and recovery efforts related to multiple disasters. He previously served as Emergency Management Coordinator and CDBG Project/Grant Coordinator at Galveston County and Project Manager for housing programs at URS. As Director of Disaster Recovery for the City of Galveston, John oversaw implementation of Hurricane Ike FEMA and CDBG-DR programs. John earned his BS in Journalism & Political Science from the University of Florida and is a Certified Texas Emergency Manager.