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Policy Division

FCC Headquarters, Washington DC

The Policy Division serves the public interest by developing policies that advance public safety communications for first responders, health care, 9-1-1 services and persons with disabilities. These policy areas include 9-1-1/E 9-1-1, operability and interoperability, communications infrastructure protection, network security and reliability. In addition, the Policy Division oversees the licensing of spectrum for public safety entities.

Policy Areas Include:

Policy Division:

  • Thomas J. Beers, Chief
  • Zenji Nakazawa, Deputy Chief
  • Michael Wilhelm, Deputy Chief
  • Greg Cooke, Associate Chief