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Dean Hunter is the Director of Facilities, Security, and Emergency Management (FSEM) for the U.S. Office of Personnel Management. In this capacity, he is responsible for oversight and leadership of OPM’s facilities management, publications, physical security, emergency actions, personnel security programs, and continuity of operations. Previously, he served as OPM’s Deputy Director of Facilities, Security and Contracting, precursor to FSEM.
Mr. Hunter has testified before the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate regarding emergency management efforts affecting the National Capital Region. He serves as a member of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, Emergency Planning Council and represents OPM on the Interagency Security Committee.
Prior to joining OPM, Mr. Hunter served for 17 years with the Federal Protective Service (FPS) in both the U.S. General Services Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security, in a variety of administrative, security, and law enforcement positions, including FPS Deputy Regional Director of the National Capital Region, and FPS Assistant Director.
Mr. Hunter holds a B.A degree, summa cum laude, in Criminology and Psychology from the University of Maryland. In addition, he holds an M.A. degree in Security Management from Webster University and an M.S. degree in National Security Strategy from the National War College, National Defense University.
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