Emergency Management and Our Role in Sustainability

This week we talk to Dr. Robert Schneider about sustainability and emergency management. As we are in the Recovery, and Mitigation phases we need to consider the impacts of building codes, zoning and land use. Sustainability is part of what we as emergency managers do.

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Jonathan Hollerman, Author of Survival Theory: A Preparedness Guide

Preston speaks with Jonathan Hollerman, Author of Survival Theory: A Preparedness Guide. Jonathan is a former military- Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape Instructor.

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Using EM in Post Conflict Stabilization

This week we are talking to Kyle King about rebuilding nations after war. In today’s world we are not short of human caused disasters, war, terrorist attacks, and more. Kyle is using the skills of emergency management to help rebuild these nations.

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Interview with Arthur Bradley, Ph.D.

This episode is with Arthur T. Bradly, Ph.D., a NASA electrical engineer, and accomplished author.

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What’s Your Plan? Putting the Culture of Preparedness to Work

This week we are talking to James DeMeo the author of What’s You Plan. We discuss the culture of preparedness and how we can encourage people to be vigilant about their soundings. In todays world you can be involved in an act of violence any place, and anytime.

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Jason Hanson: Spy Escape and Evasion

After leaving the CIA, Jason was focused. He knew exactly what he was meant to do. “We live in uncertain times, and I know better than most how dangerous the world can be.” Jason explains: “My mission is to help good, honest Americans learn critical survival tactics that can literally mean the difference between life and death for you or a member of your family.”

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Veterans Transition to Emergency Management

This week we talk to Dr. Rynele Mardis about how veterans can transition out of the military and into roles in the field of emergency management. In a piece in the Journal of Emergency Management, it stated that veterans make great emergency managers because of their commitment to teamwork, leadership, and understanding of command structure.

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An Emergency Manager Who Believes in Civil Defense

Dale Rowley has served as the Director of the Waldo County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) in Belfast, Maine for the past 13 years.

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