About The Task Force

The Pandemic and Disaster Response Task Force has jurisdiction over a broad range of issues in the areas including Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA), National Guard, cybersecurity, healthcare, COVID-19 issues related to testing, vaccines, supply chain, and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).


2021 Task Force

Governor Ned Lamont, Connecticut

Governor Bill Lee, Tennessee

  • Governor Lemanu P.S. Mauga, American Samoa
  • Governor Gavin Newsom, California
  • Governor David Ige, Hawaii
  • Governor Eric Holcomb, Indiana
  • Governor Kim Reynolds, Iowa
  • Governor John Bel Edwards, Louisiana
  • Governor Charlie Baker, Massachusetts
  • Governor Tim Walz, Minnesota
  • Governor Steve Sisolak, Nevada
  • Governor Chris Sununu, New Hampshire
  • Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, New Mexico
  • Governor Kevin Stitt, Oklahoma
  • Governor Spencer Cox, Utah
  • Governor Ralph Northam, Virginia

NGA Staff

Mary Catherine Ott, Legislative Director

Maribel Ramos, Legislative Director