District Emergency Management & Disaster Response

Efrain Sora, District Staff Officer - Emergency Management

Efrain Sora
District Staff Officer - Emergency Management

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Jeff Barnes, Deputy District Staff Officer - Emergency Management

Jeff Barnes
Deputy District Staff Officer - Emergency Management

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Vision Maintain and grow the leading cadre of volunteer emergency management professionals in the country.

Mission Provide the Active Duty and Auxiliary leadership with key support, resources and personnel to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies and disasters in the Seventh District.

2023 Objectives Promote the purpose and responsibilities of the Emergency Management program Align Active Duty needs with auxiliary capabilities Support the training and development of auxiliarist in ICS positions Manage Everbridge system and promote its importance and use across the District Provide support to Sector EMFRs in exercise planning Build a robust EOC/Agency Rep program Actively promote and recruit members for Emergency Management programs

Emergency Preparedness Guides Training/ICS Resources How to join our Team?
(Link - Preparing for the Hurricane Season | Florida Disaster)
FEMA EMI ICS Course minimum requirements
ICS 100/200/700/800
ICS 120c
ICS 230e
ICS 235c
(Link - Hurricanes | Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency
FL SERT Send DSO-EM an email with personal narrative and transcript/list of ICS courses completed with dates completed.
South Carolina
Link - South Carolina Hurricane Guide - South Carolina Emergency Management Division (scemd.org))
GEMA Training
Puerto Rico
(Link - Huracanes – Manejo de Emergencias (pr.gov))
ICS Forms
ICS Position PQS