VERSAILLES, Ky. – Seán Fay is the new system director of Operations and Emergency Services for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS).
He comes to KCTCS from the University of Miami, where he served as Emergency Management coordinator for Training and Exercises. He retired as a Medical Service Corps officer after a 23-year career in the U.S. Army.
As an Operations Officer, he spent much of his professional career either responding to, or training others to respond to, disasters around the world. He is a FEMA practitioner and DHS instructor.
Fay earned a master’s degree in healthcare emergency management from Boston University School of Medicine and soon will receive a second master’s degree in natural hazards and catastrophes from the University of Miami.
He is a Certified Emergency Manager, Certified Healthcare Emergency Professional, Kentucky firefighter, Nuclear HAZMAT Technician and an Emergency Operations Center Manager. He recently was inducted into the Order of the Sword & Shield, the nation’s first Homeland Security Honor Society.