for Response and Recovery (PaRR
Coffey is the Coordinator for
PaRR Inspections' Community
Partnering Program for Disaster
Preparedness. He also offers
throughout the nation. When
necessary, Mr. Coffey also functions
as a Field Supervisor on site
during federally-declared disasters.
In the latter capacity he manages
all field inspectors in the
performance of their duties,
and interacts with the Federal
Emergency Management Agency
(FEMA) Inspection Services Coordinator.
He has held these positions
since PaRR Inspections was awarded
the FEMA Housings Inspections
contract in February 2001.
to employment with PaRR Inspections,
Mr. Coffey worked for six years
as a Disaster Housing Inspector.
He also served as Team Leader,
Trainer, and Field Supervisor.
During this period Mr. Coffey
was affiliated with Charter
Disaster Services, Computer
Sciences Corporation, and Parsons-Brinckerhoff.
Coffey began his disaster relief
career in 1995 as an employee
of the Federal Emergency Management
Agency at the National Processing
Services Center in Denton, Texas.
He began as a Reviewer in the
Department of Combined Verification
(CV), and subsequently advanced
to Team Leader. Soon after,
he transferred to the Inspections
Services division to serve as
Coffey has a Bachelor's Degree
in Political Science from Vanderbilt
University (1981) and a Master's
Degree in International Affairs
from Ohio University (1986).