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Homeland Security Advisor, George L. Charfauros Jr.


George L. Charfauros Jr. was born and raised in Malesso, Guam. After graduating from Father Duenas Memorial School with honors, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps.
He served for 4 years on active duty and was honorably discharged as a Sergeant.
He then returned home and earned a Bachelor of Arts in History and Philosophy, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Guam in 1989.
He completed the U.S. Army Senior ROTC program in that same time frame and then received a commission as an infantry officer after completing his degree. 




Administrator for the Office of Civil Defense, Charles V. Esteves


Charles V. Esteves was appointed as the Administrator for the Office of Civil Defense on July 2, 2015. As the Administrator, Esteves is responsible for coordinating the activities of all organizations as it relates to the protection of Guam and its people from disasters, natural and manmade, and during emergency events. Esteves was also appointed as the Director of the nation’s 78th Fusion Center, Mariana Regional Fusion Center (MRFC). As the director for the MRFC, he is overall responsible for the operational control of all MRFC activities and operates under the direct oversight of Guam’s Homeland Security Advisor, Johnny Lizama. Prior to his appointment, Esteves was in the Federal Government and served as a Training Technician under the National Guard Military Technical Program.