Gov. Josh Shapiro and Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Christopher Paris announced the promotion of Pennsylvania State Police Captain Michaelann Andrusiak to Major, and her appointment as Director of the Governor's Office of Homeland Security.
Andrusiak brings decades of law enforcement experience to the position. In 2002 she enlisted in the Pennsylvania State Police and began her career as a trooper assigned to the Troop K, Media Station. While assigned to Media, she worked as both a patrol trooper and criminal investigator. Andrusiak held the ranks of corporal, sergeant and lieutenant within the various stations of Troop K, Philadelphia. Andrusiak has also served in the Bureau of Integrity and Professional Standards, Internal Affairs Division, and most recently served as the Director of the Drug Law Enforcement Division within the Bureau of Criminal Investigation.
Andrusiak is a 2000 cum laude graduate of Kutztown University and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. She is also a graduate of the 283rd session of the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy.
The Governor's Office of Homeland Security coordinates with the Pennsylvania State Police, federal agencies, local governments and the private sector to secure the commonwealth against acts of terrorism and to ensure public safety.