Office of Mission Assurance

The GSA Office of Mission Assurance (OMA) Central Office and Regional staff provides agency-wide leadership and coordination for emergency management and security policy, including occupant emergency planning, response and recovery, personal identity verification, physical security, personnel security and suitability activities. OMA responsibilities include:

  • Continuity of Operations Planning in accordance with the National Continuity Policy and Federal Continuity Directive 1 and 2
  • Emergency Support Function 7 and 2 support under the National Response Framework.  ESF-7 co-leads with the Federal Protective Service (FPS) for Government Facilities Sector under National Infrastructure Protection Plan
  • Coordinates with FPS to ensure safety and security of GSA owned and leased buildings and building occupants
  • Workplace Violence Prevention
  • Providing Situation Awareness to GSA staff and leadership through the GSA Emergency Operations Center


For emergency contact and policy information to be used during a disaster, please visit the Emergency Response page.

Last Reviewed 2015-10-14