Iain Hyde is the Deputy Director of the National Preparedness Analytics Center within the Decision and Infrastructure Sciences Division at Argonne National Laboratory. In his role, he leads a portfolio of national preparedness, disaster recovery, and community resilience projects supporting FEMA and the Department of Commerce.
Prior to joining Argonne, Iain was most recently the Director of the Colorado Resiliency Office (CRO), where he led Colorado’s interagency disaster recovery operations, and managed the State’s Resilience and Community Recovery program. In that role, he led the development of Colorado’s first statewide resilience plan. In addition, he led efforts to streamline and manage 30 state and federal funding programs totaling $2 billion and advised the Governor and his cabinet on long-term recovery needs and priorities. Iain has 14 years of professional experience in public administration and emergency management. He holds a bachelor’s in political science from Colorado College, a Master of Public Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver, and is a Certified Floodplain Manager.