Deborah Brown is the Community Safety Department Policy and Team Manager for Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service. Having been a member of the Service Leadership Team for nine years, she contributes to decisions on such matters as strategic planning, risk management and budget efficiencies.
Responsible for identifying and analysing current, changing and emerging fire and rescue related risks, she develops risk models to inform the organisation’s Integrated Risk Management Plan.
Deborah has post graduate certificates in both Strategic Leadership and Education (Primary), and leads the organisation’s Community Safety Department; working with paid staff, apprentices and volunteers, Deborah has a background in education. This role sees her leading on safeguarding for both adults and children.