Author Archives: NISC Administrator

New Additions to the NISC Board

After a round of elections, three (3) new directors have been added to the NISC Board. William C. Ray, MPH, Program Manager, Healthcare Preparedness Program, Division of Health Service Regulation, Office of Emergency Medical Services, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Jamison M. Day, Ph.D., Chief Data Scientist, Ecosify, LLC Travis Cryan, BA, more »

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Call for Feedback on NIMS Refresh

FEMA just announced a 30-day National Engagement Period on the refreshed National Incident Management System (NIMS). This is an opportunity for interested individuals to provide comments on the changes. The Engagement Period is open to all members of the community.   NIMS exists to “provide a common approach for managing incidents.” Visit FEMA’s website to access more »

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CHECKPOINT 16 Announced

The NISC is proud to announce that on May 11, 2016, we will launch our first information sharing exercise called CHECKPOINT 16!  The virtual tabletop exercise will provide an opportunity to test and evaluate model web applications for situational awareness and decision support. Participants will leverage resources available in the NISC member portal, and can submit resources they more »

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New Additions to the NISC Board

After a round of elections, new directors have been added to the NISC Board. Danjel Bout, Assistant Director for Response, California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services; Richard Butgereit, GIS Administrator, Florida Division of Emergency Management; and Derrick Phillips, Battalion Chief, St. Louis Fire Department have joined the existing directors. Additionally, Philip Dawe, A/Section Head, Multi-Agency Crisis Management, Defence Research more »

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The NISC is Hiring

The NISC is hiring!  The NISC is seeking an innovative and driven leader to fill the position of Executive Director. The Executive Director will work with the Board of Directors to advance the NISC’s mission and lead the organization with fundraising, strategic planning, and business development efforts. The Executive Director will also oversee all activities more »

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