Senior Advisor, Readiness and Intelligence, Victoria State Emergency Service
About Jacob Riley
Jacob is currently Acting Manager, Regional Operations – Emergency Management, South West Region at the Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES). He has over six years of experience in the emergency management and public sectors, qualified with a Bachelor of Emergency Management. His experience spans a variety of areas including emergency management planning and risk, readiness, intelligence, community safety, real time monitoring and evaluation, post-inquiry implementation monitoring, research utilisation and public information and warnings. Key responsibilities at VICSES have included oversight of arrangements which support the delivery of emergency information and warnings to communities, the Victorian Flash Flood Alerting Pilot, regional emergency planning and the provision of expert advice to the Chief Officer, Director and other senior personnel to improve service delivery.