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Planning Committee



John D. Wilson

Consultant; former Director,
Lee County Public Safety,
Fort Myers, FL
(239) 220-7168


Kenneth Graham

Director, National Hurricane Center,
Miami, FL


Michael Vincent

National Hurricane Conference,
Tallahassee, FL


Dr. Jay Baker

Hazard Management Group,
Tallahassee, FL
(850) 893-8993

Homer Bryson

Director, Georgia Emergency Management
and Homeland Security Agency
PO Box 18055
Atlanta, GA 30316-0055

Christina Finch

National Hurricane Program,
FEMA Office of Response & Recovery
Washington, DC

Leslie Chapman-Henderson

President/CEO, Federal Alliance for Safe
Homes (FLASH),
1708 Metropolitan Blvd.
Tallahassee, FL  32308
(850) 385-7233 ext. 106

Katherine Galifianakis

Director, Response Services,
Disaster Cycle Services,
American Red Cross
2025 E St. NW
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 367-8694

Mary Hudak

External Affairs Officer,
FEMA Region IV
3003 Chamblee Tucker Road
Atlanta, GA 30341
(770) 220-5226

Anthony Hurley

Witt O’Brien’s
Georgetown, TX

Dennis Jones

Deputy Director, Chatham Emergency
Management Agency
124 Bull Street, Suite 140
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 201-4500

Col. Steve McCraw

Director, Texas Department of Public Safety
Division of Emergency Management
PO Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773-0223
(512) 424-2532

Col. Greg Michel

Executive Director, Mississippi
Emergency Management Agency
1 MEMA Drive
PO Box 5644
Pearl, MS 39288
(601) 933-6637

Jared Moskowitz

Director, Florida Division of Emergency
2555 Shumard Oak Blvd.
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Greg Padgett

Tidal Basin Group
Atlanta, GA

Tony Puzzilla

Retired DHS
9160 Preference Drive
La Plata, Maryland 20646-9743
(301) 934-6454

Mike Sprayberry

Director, NC Division of Emergency
1636 Gold Star Drive
Raleigh, NC  27607-3371
(919) 825-2291

Billy Wagner

Chief Adviser and EM Specialist
Early Alert, Inc.
302 Banyan St.
Duck Key, FL 33050
(305) 289 0490 (Cell)

Roy E. Wright

Insurance Institute for Business
and Home Safety
Tampa, FL