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Jeremy R. Speaks

Project Manager

Professional Profile

Jeremy Speaks has over seven years of experience providing public assistance, managing grant programs and coordinating grant strategies. Speaks monitored and administered grants and wrote project worksheets for Hurricane Katrina, Rita, and Wilma for FEMA Public Assistance. As the result of skills gained in other professional capacities, Speaks served as a technical expert on grant administration and cooperative agreements, analyzing financial reports and grant data on a regional basis and coordinating with local and state officials.

Achievements & Awards:

  • Outstanding Employee Recognition for DR-4085

Disaster Experience

  • New York State: 4085-DR-NY, Hurricane Sandy Long Term Recovery Operations, February 2014 – Present
  • New York State: Disaster Closeout Team, December 2013 – February 2014
  • New York State: 4085-DR-NY, Hurricane Sandy, November 2012 – December 2013


  • Appeals
  • Closeout
  • FEMA Public Assistance
  • PW Formulation
  • PW Writing
  • PW Version
  • Trainer


Emergency Management Institute Coursework:

  • IS-00100b       Intro to Incident Command System
  • IS-00200b       ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incident (ICS-200)
  • IS-00700a       National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction
  • IS-00701a       NIMS Multiagency Coordination System (MACS)
  • IS-00702a       NIMS Public Information System
  • IS-00703a       NIMS Resource Management

Adjusters International In-House Training:

  • AI-0002           AI Advanced PA Course
  • AI-0003           AI Close-Out Administration
  • AI-0004           AI Preliminary Damage Assessments
  • AI-0005           AI CEF Introductory

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