The Tennessee Fusion Center
November 9, 2011
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Tennessee Office of Homeland Security
Tennessee Fusion Center
DHS State and Major Urban Areas Fusion Centers
DHS National Network of Fusion Centers Fact Sheet
U.S. Information Sharing Environment (ISE)
CPG 502: Considerations for Fusion Center and Emergency Operations Center Coordination
Senate Homeland Security Committee Oct. 12, 2011 Hearing on Information Sharing
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"This was good overview of fusion centers."
Steve Hewitt served with the Nashville Metropolitan Police Department from 1985 through September 2006, including assignments as Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer, Patrol Sergeant, SWAT team, Sergeant -Narcotics Division, Lieutenant - Intelligence Division, and Nashville FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force.
He joined the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security (TDOS&HS) in 2006, to lead the TDOS&HS team standing up the Tennessee Fusion Center, under the joint leadership with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
In his role as a fusion center co-director, Steve also serves as the Bureau of Justice Assistance/Department of Homeland Security (DHS) - Southeast Region Fusion Center Group Co-Chair, the DHS Homeland Security State and Local Intelligence Community of Interest (HS SLIC) Executive Board, Southeast Region Vice Chair, National Fusion Center Association Executive Board member and the Director of National Intelligence Partners Group, National Fusion Center Association representative.