Erin Greten, Chief Counsel

Erin Greten


Ms. Erin Greten joins FirstNet after over 11 years with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). She most recently served as FEMA’s Associate Chief Counsel for Regional & Field Operations, where she was responsible for leading 100 geographically-dispersed attorneys delivering legal advice and services across all agency programs and operations at all disasters nationwide and at FEMA’s 10 regional offices. Previous to that role, Ms. Greten served as Deputy Associate Chief Counsel for Recovery, where she was principal legal advisor for FEMA’s $5B+ disaster recovery programs. She also served as FEMA’s Assistant Chief Counsel for Regulation & Policy, where she developed, implemented, and supervised FEMA’s regulatory program. Earlier in her career, Ms. Greten served as a regulatory attorney for the United States Coast Guard and practiced commercial litigation for a private law firm. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Michigan State University, and a Juris Doctorate from Catholic University.