Pete Dwyer – Vice President & Director of Continuity Programs


Pete Dwyer is a Vice President and Director of Continuity Programs for Covenant Park Consulting. He is a recognized expert in resilience, risk management, security and continuity with 18 years of policy, planning, and program development experience. Pete guides all Covenant Park Government Continuity Projects, responsible for executing Covenant Park’s vision of providing our clients with extraordinary service and related to the development and growth of resilient missions for governments and organizations.

Pete draws his professional experience from over 20 years of combined military and private sector consulting experience related to security, emergency management, continuity, counter-terrorism, and risk management at the national level. He is highly adept at integrating basic applications of resilience from initial planning up to the highest levels of government and has extensive experience managing related programs, projects and personnel for multiple organizations within the Executive and Legislative branches of government. Pete is a subject matter expert in the principles, methods, laws, regulations and processes of national and homeland security, emergency management, and first responder environments.

As a Covenant Park Consulting Corporate Executive, Pete has been on the leading edge of helping government organizations address mission assurance, risk, and resilience integration in federal policies and plans and bringing together diverse groups to discuss and share best practices. He is a member of the Mid-Atlantic Disaster Recovery Association and is one of a unique group of continuity, emergency management, security and exercise planners with experience across all three branches of federal government.

Pete earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Science in 2001 from the United States Naval Academy, a Master’s Degree in Safety & Security Leadership in 2012 from The George Washington University, a Master’s Degree in Public Policy in 2014 from George Mason University, and a Master’s Certificate in National Security & Strategic Studies in 2015 from the U.S. Naval War College.