has one of the most experienced teams of mitigation specialists in the industry, having provided extensive support to clients both domestically and internationally.
is headed by the former Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Mark Merritt, President, JLWA
and Andrew Sachs, Vice President, Crisis and Consequence Management, JLWA
will be on-site to exhibit Global Options Group's wide-range of service offerings.
has unrivaled experience and hands-on knowledge of public safety, disaster mitigation, continuity of operations, and emergency management issues.
A complete list of JLWA
clients can be found at http://www.
This is a unique opportunity to make a significant difference for students, faculty and Pennsylvania residents across the state," said James Lee Witt, president of JLWA
and former director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
efforts included an assessment of the State's level of preparedness and recommendations to help better prepare residents from natural, man-made, and technological threats.
Prior to joining JLWA
, Goodman established Goodman Communications, LLC.
was hired by Pepco Holdings to conduct a review of the utility's emergency preparedness for, and response to, Hurricane Isabel, which struck the Eastern Coast of the United States on September 18, 2003, leaving millions without power.
will support the State of Iowa in three primary areas: coordination and strategic planning for long-term disaster recovery; facilitating the delivery of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) programs/other federal programs; and providing technical assistance and programmatic guidance to State of Iowa and local governments and qualifying private, non-profit organizations, impacted by the disaster.
As part of this review and analysis, JLWA
will look at numerous issues including storm preparation, power restoration priorities, customer service and an overall assessment of the response.
Witt and JLWA
will assist the organization with its vision of growth as a national and internationally recognized authority on building safety codes.