Command Staff, led by Chiefs, is responsible for aspects related to C-CERT and its primary mission. Officers in this branch utilize a paramilitary style chain of command structure to effectively manage the organization both on and off-scene.
Fall 2016 – Spring 2017
Kaelan Chan Chief of Operations —The C-CERT Chief of Operations is the highest ranking command level position. The Chief of Operations has the authority to manage on scene incidents, lead C-CERT personnel, and develop an incident managment plan with first responders and SBU Professional Staff. The Chief of Operations is in charge of procurement and logistics as well.
Kevin An First Deputy Chief of Operations –The 1ST Deputy Chief has all the duties of chief, and is primarily responsible for supervising the captains and personnel under his/her command as well as directing training for all C-CERT personnel.
James Kostrewski Second Deputy Chief of Operations — The 2ND Deputy Chief has all the duties of chief, and is primarily responsible for supervising captains and personnel under his/her command as well as overseeing all the personnel records.
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