Theresa Tucker
Disaster Management Expert

Theresa Tucker (PE, BCEE, PMP) has 24 years of environmental engineering and project/program management experience. Ms. Tucker is a professional engineer licensed in two states and a Board Certified Environmental Engineer recognized by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists. Since 2010, Ms. Tucker has focused on leading and advising teams implementing CDBG-DR funded disaster recovery programs. Ms. Tucker combines her engineering expertise, regulatory knowledge and attention to detail to compliantly develop or adapt specific grant programs or global grant requirements. She has provided CDBG-DR expertise for housing, infrastructure, and economic development activities for the State of Illinois, Cook County Illinois, the State of New York, and Minot North Dakota. Ms. Tucker is currently assisting the Disaster Recovery Initiative in Puerto Rico as a Project Manager where she is helping manage the FEMA program formulation process for the Water and Natural and Cultural Resources sectors. Ms. Tucker earned her BS in Environmental Engineering from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.