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Paul Huang 

Deputy Assistant Administrator for Federal Insurance, FEMA

Mr. Paul Huang is the Deputy Assistant Administrator for Federal Insurance. Most recently, Mr. Huang served as Interim Director of the Office of Policy and Program Analysis Enterprise Analytics Division helping deliver FEMA STATs and analytical support across the FEMA enterprise.

Mr. Huang, previously served as the Director of the Risk Analysis Division within FIMA where he helped modernize the Nation’s flood map inventory and stand-up the successful $200M+ Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning (Risk MAP) program which integrates the hazard mitigation planning program and the dam safety program with a goal of providing quality data that increases risk awareness that ultimately drives mitigation actions in communities resulting in long term resiliency. Additionally, Mr. Huang previously led the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Reform efforts, a multi-phase participatory process designed to review, rethink, and reform the NFIP which ultimately helped shape the current Program’s authorizations.

Mr. Huang is a Department of Homeland Security level III program manager and holds a B.S. in Management Science and Information Systems as well as a Masters in Business Administration. He has been working in the field of flood hazard mapping and mitigation for over 10 years; previously he was an information technology consultant.