- Disaster Services Government (County,State,FEMA)
- Exercises, Drills & Training
- Leadership, Communication & Motivational
- Mental & Behavioral Health: Responders + Survivors
- Phases: Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, Recovery
- Preparedness, Continuity & Contingency Planning
- Workplace Safety
Job TitlePandemic Business Recovery Manager
AssociationsAMBCI cABCF MAIES M.ISRM
How Far Are You Willing to Travel?
COVID-19Interim Post Incident Reviews or Mid Action Reviews during the current pandemic to integrate lessons before forgotten into plans moving forward
Smoothing your business operations during COVID times, preparing for more outbreaks and waves as well as planning for post COVID future
Global supply chain challenges
Preparing and exercising your business for COVID+ i.e. COVID plus 'traditional' disruptions - floods, fires, cyber attacks and so on.
Disaster Services GovernmentConnecting communities to Not for Profit organizations as well as governments at all levels - local; state/territory/province/regional and Federal/Commonwealth governments
Collaboration is the way to prepare, plan and prevent disasters. Exercise and get ready to respond then plan and deliver recovery in consultation with impacted communities.
Exercises, Drills & TrainingVirtual, face to face and hybrid exercises from walk throughs, scenarios, simulations and real time for businesses
During COVID exercising - preparing for COVID plus as other business disruptions have not gone away e.g. floods, fires, cyber attacks, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and more
Leadership, Communication & MotivationalCrisis Communications
COVID and its many demands on business leaders
Preparing and leading through the current pandemic crisis
Preparing for the next challenges post COVID e.g. climate change and more
Mental & Behavioral Health: Responders + SurvivorsMental health for the post COVID 'tsunami'
Self care, caring for your teams and don't forget the families
Phases: Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, RecoveryAustralian approach to emergency management - prevention, preparedness, response and recovery (PPRR). The Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) is all about mitigation and 'building back better'.
Preparedness, Continuity, & Contingency PlanningBusiness Continuity Management from planning, preparedness, response and resuming business as usual.
Consulted with government, charities and private business.
ResilienceBuilding business resilience
Workplace SafetyRemote working is central to many businesses during and post COVID. Strategies for maximizing productivity, supporting employees, ensuring they are working in safe, secure and healthy locations - both physically and psychologically
SummaryI have worked in emergency management for more than 30 years. For the past 16 years, I have specialized in business continuity management, organizational resilience, business analysis and risk assessments with Australian based clients. For the past 18 months, I have been working on COVID-19 supply chain challenges, pandemic response and recovery for businesses globally including COVID+ exercises and testing, and interim post incident reviews/after action reviews.
HighlightsI am an Associate of The Business Continuity Institute (AMBCI) by examination, continuing training and recognition of my experience. The BCI has over 8,000 members, operates in more than 130 countries and works with more than 3,000 organisations in private, public and not for profit sectors. I have also completed the Adaptive Business Continuity Fundamentals course (cABCF, March 2019, Orlando, Florida).
I am currently a Member of the Australasian Institute of Emergency Services (MAIES). I am President of the AIES ACT and their National Vice-President and a Director on its Board. I am a Member of the International Strategic Risk Management (M.ISRM) and regular contributor to ISRM's COVID campfires, a weekly virtual event for global crisis managers.
On 18 June 2019, I was honoured to be announced as the 14th of 20 Security Thought Leadership, IFSEC Global’s “Top Influencers in Fire and Security” announced at the Annual IFSEC Conference and Exhibition, 18-20 June 2019 London, England.
On 31 July 2018, I received Business Continuity Institute (BCI) Australasian Industry Personality of Year Award to become a finalist in the Global Business Continuity Institute Awards.
May Waive FeeYes
- Breakout Session
- Planning/Meeting Facilitation
- Remote/Webinar/Live Video
Cancellation PolicyFlexible: Full refund up to 3 day prior to event, except fees (travel and service)
Price Range$600 To $1500
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|Event Title||Event Date||Location|
|Facilitator, 3 hr workshop for Continuity and Resilience (CORE)||March 24, 2021||Virtual - Middle East|
|Guest Lecturer, Law School, University of St Thomas||March 21, 2021||Virtual - USA|
|Chair & presenter for Continuity and Resilience (CORE)||March 17, 2021||Virtual - Middle East - more than 5K attendees registered|
|Business Continuity Institute (BCI), NSW Forum||February 17, 2021||Virtual - Sydney & Global|
|Resilient Futures Straight Talk in the COVID Economy series||November 17, 2020||Virtual - Victoria & Global|
|BCM Best of the Best, Continuity & Resilience||November 16, 2020||Virtual - Middle East & Global|
|BCM – Revisiting a lost opportunity, Business Continuity Institute (BCI)||October 26, 2020||Virtual - London & Globally|
|Global Supply Chain Council (GSCC) Supply Chain Disaster Preparedness & Recovery Summit||September 23, 2020||Virtual - Shanghai & Globally|
|Lessons and opportunities in managing Covid-19 Pandemic – learnings from Australia, CORE||September 19, 2020||Virtual - Middle East & Global|
|International Day for Disaster Reduction||October 13, 2021||Pandemic and beyond - Virtual - Middle East, India & Global|
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