-Confusion over different position titles and organizational structures has been a significant stumbling block to effective incident management in the past.
Planning Section Chief
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-Make adoption of NIMS by State, Local and tribal organizations for Federal preparedness assistance. (through grants, contracts and other activities)
Incident management personnel organized according to function (Operations section chief, Planning section chief, Logistics section chief, and Finance, Administration section chief) and who report directly to the Incident Commander