Hagåtña, Guam – Governor Lou Leon Guerrero announces the appointment of Samantha Brennan to serve as Guam Homeland Security Advisor. Brennan’s appointment takes effect on Tuesday, October 26, 2021.
“Josh and I are pleased to announce that Samantha Brennan will lead the Guam Homeland Security. As a longtime public safety officer with over two decades of experience, we know she has the intuition and integrity necessary to ensure the security of our island and our people. She is community-centered and laser-focused,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “In her prior positions, she earned the trust of elected leaders and received significant support in carrying out critical mandates that have undoubtedly improved the quality of public services.”
Brennan served at the Judiciary of Guam for 25 years and retired as a Supervisor of the Adult Probation Office. She returned to public service in the Leon Guerrero-Tenorio Administration when she was appointed Director of the Department of Corrections. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Administration and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Guam, in addition to completing the Criminal Justice Certificate Academy where she earned certification from the Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Commission and an Associate of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the Guam Community College.