PROFILE OF THE REGIONAL COMMANDER

NAME: ACFO BRENYA SAMUEL NANA

DATE OF BIRTH: 15 JUNE, 1961

GENDER: Male

HOME-TOWN: Aburi

Marrital Status: Married

Children: 4

 

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

1990-1991       Hydraulics and Mathematics Instructor (FATS)

1991-1992       2i/c (Rural Fires), RHQ, Kumasi

1992-1995       DFO, Sekyere East District, Effiduasi-Ashanti

1995-1996       Admin. Officer, Kumasi City Fire Station

1996-1999       DFO, Sekyere West District, Mampong-Ashanti

1999-2008       DFO, University of Cape Cast Fire Station

2008-2010       DFO Industrial Area Fire Station

2010-2012       Assistant Director (Investigations), GNFS HQ, Accra

2012-2015       Deputy Director (Operations), GNFS HQ, Accra

2015-               Regional Commander, G/Accra Region

2015-               Regional Commander, Northern Region

 

TRAINING

Divisional Command Course

Operational Command Course

Conflict and Crisis Management Course (GAFCSC)

International Disaster Management Course (Bournemouth University, UK)

Pandemic Disaster Response Management Course

International Disaster Management Training of Trainers’ Course

NDA (Anim)

ADV (Chem Weapons)

EDUCATION

PGB (Str. HMR)

ExeMBA (OIL & Gas)

BSc. Dip. (Stats)

CONTRIBUTION TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  1. I have played an active role in the drawing up the Ghana National Emergency Response plan for Chemical, Biological Radiological and Nuclear accidents; and also a National plan for Ebola Preparedness and Response.
  2.  Member of the Technical Committee for Fire and Lightning Committee; and the Nuclear and Radiological Committee of the National Disaster Management Organisation.