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AGENDA
(All presentations in the Main Hall, unless otherwise noted)

Monday, February 11, 2019

1300 - 1500
IAEM - CEM Testing Bordeaux/Claret

1500 - 1700 IAEM Presentations and Mentoring Session Bordeaux/Claret

1300 - 1700 Psychological First Aid Burgundy/Cabernet

1300 - 1700 AWR-219 - Site Protection by Observational Techniques Tuscany/Chardonnay

1730 - 2100 NV Emergency Preparedness Association Board Meeting Bordeaux/Claret

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 (Day One)

0700 - 0800
Registration - Networking

0800 - 0810
Welcome and Introductions - Aaron Kenneston, Washoe County Emergency Manager

Opening Prayer - Pastor Augustin Jorquez, Reno Sparks Indian Colony

Pledge of Allegiance - Honor Guard

Master of Ceremonies Introductions - Dan Mason, KKOH Radio

0810 - 0850
Keynote Addresses:
  Caleb S. Cage, Chief, Nevada Division of Emergency Management  
  Julia Ratti, Senator (District 13), Nevada State Senate
  Vaughn Hartung, Washoe County Commissioner
  

0850 - 0920
Nevada Emergency Preparedness Association Update - Yuri Graves, NEPA President

0920 - 0935
Break and Networking

0935 - 1005
NOAA/National Weather Service Update - Chris Smallcomb, Meteorologist/PIO, NWS Reno

1005 - 1035
Hug High School: Recovery and Lessons Learned - Lauren Ford, Area Superintendent, Washoe County School District

1035 - 1130
Fire Alarm Response in Schools:
   Roy Anderson, Washoe County School District Emergency Manager
   Bart Chambers, Chief, State Fire Marshal Division
   Michael Wilson, Clark County School District Office of Emergency Management

1130 - 1200
NRS 414A - State and Tribal Update
   Cassandra Darrough, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
   Kelli Baratti, Chief of Operations, Nevada Division of Emergency Management

1200 - 1300
Lunch and Networking (All Summit Attendees)

Nevada Training Working Group - Quarterly Meeting (Working Lunch)

Citizen Corps Working Meeting

1300 - 1400 - Breakout Sessions #1

School Track (Bordeaux/Claret)
School Crisis with HAZMAT: Mercury
   Michael Wilson, Clark County School District Emergency Manager

Recovery Track (Burgundy/Cabernet)
Major Disaster Declaration Documentation - The New Local Situation Report & Declaration Report
   Suz Coyote, DEM Recovery Officer
   Bill Elliot, DEM Planning Section Chief
   Karen Hall, DEM Deputy Planning Section Chief

Private-Public Partnership Track (Tuscany/Chardonnay)
Utility Company Support During Emergency Response
   Elizabeth Breeden, Emergency Management Administrator, NV Energy
   Jack Byrom, Emergency Planning Administrator, TMWA
   Stephen Jones, Manager, District Operations, Southwest Gas Corporation

1400 - 1415
Break and Networking

1415 - 1515 - Breakout Sessions #2

School Track (Bordeaux/Claret)
SafeVoice: An Update
   Andrew Rasor, Lieutenant, DPS - Investigation Division

Recovery Track (Burgundy/Cabernet)
Statewide PDA Tool Development - An Update on the Development of a Statewide PDA Tool
   Kelli Anderson, DEM Recovery Manager
   Suz Coyote, DEM Recovery Officer
   Chad Foster, NDOT GIS

Private-Public Partnership Track (Tuscany/Chardonnay)
Resort Emergency Preparedness
   Darrell Clifton, Executive Director of Security, The Row
   Dean Hill, Director of Security, Peppermill Resort Spa Casino

1515 - 1530
Break and Networking

1530 - 1630 - Breakout Sessions #3

School Track (Bordeaux/Claret)
Be Prepared, Not Scared
   Roy Anderson, Emergency Manager, Washoe County School District

Recovery Track (Burgundy/Cabernet)
Disaster Recovery Planning - Nevada Disaster Recovery Framework State-Level Implementation
   Aaron Kenneston, Washoe County OEM
   Suz Coyote, DEM Recovery Officer

Private-Public Partnership Track (Tuscany/Chardonnay)
Small Business Emergency Integration
   Ann Silver, CEO, Reno-Sparks Chamber of Commerce

1630 - 1700
NEPA Board Meeting (Burgundy/Cabernet)
Open to all attendees

1800 - 2100
Reception and Awards Dinner
NoVi Nightclub - Eldorado Hotel and Casino


Wednesday, February 13, 2019 (Day Two)

0800 - 0845
Regional Approaches to Emergency Management
   David Fogerson, Deputy Fire Chief & Douglas County Emergency Manager

0845 - 0935
2017 Northern Nevada Flood Events: Lessons Learned
   Suz Coyote, State Disaster Recovery Officer, DEM
   Jeff Page, County Manager, Lyon County
   Mike Heidemann, Churchill County Emergency Manager
   Annette Kerr, Elko County Emergency Manager
   Donald Pelt, Emergency Response Coordinator, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe

0935 - 0945
Break and Networking

0945 - 1015
Certification - Nevada Emergency Manager (NVEM)
   Jon Bakkedahl, State Training Officer, DEM

1015 - 1045
Public Information and Media Relations in Emergencies
   "Crisis Communications from FEMA & CDC Perspective" by Phillip Ulibarri, Communications Manager, Washoe County Health District
   "Reporter's Perspective to EM & PIO Operations Past, Present & Future" by Terri Russell, KOLO-TV

1045 - 1055
Break and Networking

1055 - 1125
Office of Cyber Defense Coordination: An Update
   Shaun Rahmeyer, Administrator, Office of Cyber Defense Coordination

1125 - 1155
Nevada Threat Analysis Center: An Update
   Andrew Rasor, Lieutenant, DPS-Nevada Threat Analysis Center

1200 - 1300
Lunch and Networking (All Summit Attendees)

1300 - 1330
State of Nevada Public Health Preparedness: An Update
   Dr. Malinda Southard, PHP Manager, DPBH-PHP

1330 - 1400
Law Enforcement and Emergency Management
   Mike Allen, Sheriff, Humboldt County
   Sean Wilkin, Lieutenant, Humboldt County

1400 - 1410
Break and Networking

1410 - 1510
Health Care Coalitions in Preparedness
   Moderator: Jeanne Freeman, PHP Manager, Carson City Health and Human Services
   Jeff Quinn, PHP Manager, Southern Nevada Health District
   Christina Conti, Preparedness/EMS Oversight Program Manager, WCHD
   David Fogerson, Deputy EM, Quad County Healthcare Coalition
   Christopher Lake, Executive Director, Nevada Hospital Association

1510 - 1520
Break and Networking

1520 - 1600
Resilience in Emergency Management
   Caleb S. Cage, Chief, Nevada Division of Emergency Management

1600 - 1700
An Evening with Chief Caleb Cage
   Emergency Manager Q&A Session


Thursday, February 14, 2019 (Day Three)

0800 - 0840
1 October 2017 - Lessons Learned
   Deputy Chief Shawn Anderson, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
   John Fudenberg, Coroner, Clark County Office of Coroner/Medical Examiner
   Irene Navis, Navis Strategic Services, LLC., Clark County Emergency Management (Ret.)

0840 - 0910
Family Assistance Center
   Misty Richardson, Clark County Deputy Emergency Manager
   Brian Scroggins, Deputy Director, State Public Charter School, Southern Nevada Volunteers Active in Disaster
   Irene Navis, Navis Strategic Services, LLC


0910 - 0920
Break and Networking

0920 - 1030
Volunteer and Donation Management
   Kelly Echevarria, Emergency Management Program Coordinator, Washoe County Office of Emergency Management
   Charles Sargent, Director, Pacific Union Conference, Adventist Community Services

1030 - 1045
Break and Networking

1045 - 1130
CASPER: The Friendly Community Assessment
  Jeanne Freeman, PHP Manager, Carson City Health & Human Services
  Danika Williams, HPP Manager, DPBH-PHP

1130-1200
Multilingual Public Alerts and Warning
   Manuel Mederos, Language Access Specialist, UNR-NNIC