The Bay Area Urban Areas Security Initiative

Craig Dziedzic

General Manager

As the General Manager of the Bay Area UASI, Mr. Dziedzic is responsible for ensuring direct and indirect representation of twelve Bay Area Counties and three major cities to provide region-wide leadership and administration of all grant initiatives regarding federal homeland security grants in direct support of  regional goals/objectives aligning to the California Homeland Security Strategy and federal policies. He serves as the chair for  the Coalition of CA UASIs and is a member of the California Homeland Security Advisory Committee.

For more than twenty years, Mr. Dziedzic has been employed in federal, state, and local government positions. He initially began his career as a legal intern for the Hon. Joseph Biden, US Senator. Thereafter, he moved to San Francisco and became a CA licensed attorney.

Mr. Dziedzic earned a BA from American University, School of Int’l Service as well as a JD from Golden Gate University School of Law and a LL.M (tax) from Boston University School of Law. He has a certificate in accounting from University of CA, Berkeley School of Business and Management, and has completed Harvard’s National Preparedness Leadership Executive Education Program (Cohort VIII). Mr. Dziedzic is licensed by the CA State Bar and the US Tax Court.