ARCAmerican Red Cross

  • Mary Casey-Lockyer, MHS, BSN, RN, CCRN, Manager, Disaster Health Services. American Red Cross
  • Amy Mintz, Sr. Director, Disaster Government Operations, American Red Cross

APHL_logo_acronym_hiresAssociation of Public Health Laboratories

  • Chris N. Mangal, MPH, Director of Public Health Preparedness and Response
  • Maureen Sullivan, MPH, Emergency Preparedness and Response Laboratory Supervisor, Minnesota Department of Health

ASPPH-logo-overAssociation of Schools and Programs of Public Health

  • Patrick J. Gardner RN, MPH, EMT, Assistant Program Director, Center for Leadership in Public Health Practice, College of Public Health, University of South Florida
  • Rachel Eisenstein, MPH, Program Manager, Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health
  • Sarah Weiner, Program Manager, Education and Practice, Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health

3logoASPRoverOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

  • Natalie N. Grant, MPH, Program Analyst, Office of Emergency Management, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Darrin Donato, Senior Policy Analyst, Office of Behavioral Health and Community Resilience, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

4logoASTHOoverAssociation of State and Territorial Health Officials

  • Harry B. Jeffries, Jr, PA, MA, Deputy Director, Health Protection, Georgia Department of Public Health
  • Heather Misner, Director, Preparedness and Clinical Outreach, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

cstenewlogo (2)_smallerCouncil of State and Territorial Epidemiologists

  • Jeffrey Engel, MD, Executive Director, Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists
  • Richard N. Danila, PhD., MPH., Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section Manager, and Deputy State Epidemiologist, Minnesota Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control and PreventionCDC_logo

  • Theresa L. Smith, MD, MPH, FACPM, CAPT, United States Public Health Service, Associate Director for Science, Division of State and Local Readiness, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • John Bermingham, Plans Coordinator, Division of Emergency Operations, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

DHS_logoU.S. Department of Homeland Security

  • Heather N. Brown, MPH, Office of Health Affairs, Liaison to Office of Intelligence & Analysis, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • Paul Strang, Office of Health Affairs, State & Local Branch Chief, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

EPA_logoU.S. Environmental Protection Agency

  • Jeffrey Kohn, State/Local Liaison, EPA Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

  • FDA_logoBrooke Courtney, JD, MPH, Regulatory Counsel, Office of Counterterrorism and Emerging Threats , Office of the Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Harris County Public Health

  • Jennifer Kiger, Program Manager, Office of Public Health Preparedness & Response, Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services

Institute of Medicine

  • IOM_logo_croppedJack Herrmann, Senior Program Officer, Institute of Medicine

National Association of County and City Health Officials

  • 8logoNACCHOoverChristine Brooks, Project Liaison, Marion County Public Health Department
  • Melissa Marquis, RN, MS, Public Health Emergency Response Specialist, West Hartford-Bloomfield Health District

National Institutes of HealthNIH_NLM_BLU_VERT_4

  • Stacey Arnesen, MS, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health

Division of the Civilian Volunteer Medical Reserve Corps

  • Skip A. Payne, LCDR, Deputy Division Director, Division of the Civilian MRC_LogoVolunteer Medical Reserve Corps
  • Betty Duggan, Director, NYC Medical Reserve Corps, Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response

Preparedness Summit Staff

Planning Committee Chairs

  • Laura Biesiadecki, MSPH, CPH, Director, Strategic Partnerships, Outreach and Education, National Association of County and City Health Officials
  • Tanya Maslak, MPH, Senior Director for Preparedness, National Association of County and City Health Officials