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Patrick New

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Missouri - Kansas City
"Climate, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Risk"
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  • State
  • City
    Kansas City
  • Zipcode
  • Job Title
  • Company
    KM Sustainability
  • Associations
    NHMA, ASAP, Climigration Network, American Planning Association
  • How Far Are You Willing to Travel?
    • Local
    • Within 50 miles
    • Within 100 miles
    • Within 250 miles
    • Within 500 miles
    • Nationwide
    • Internationally
  • Resilience
    Resilience planning
    Sustainability and climate risk
    Scenarios & foresight
    Managed retreat & climate-induced relocation
    Climate adaptation
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  • Summary
    I am an award-winning program manager and planner specializing in resilience, climate adaptation and climate risk, climate-induced relocation and managed retreat, hazard mitigation, environmental planning and sustainability. I have managed local, state and regional programs with over $1 billion in funding. I also founded an industry-leading group in the climate adaptation space, serve as a board member for several climate and natural hazard-focused organizations, and built a climate resilience and sustainability practice. I have a passion for making connections to deliver solutions to the climate crisis and to build a more resilient and sustainable world.
  • Highlights
    - Developed climate adaptation corporate strategies and built practices
    - Founded the Climate Migration and Managed Retreat group with the American Society of Adaptation Professionals
    - Wrote chapter in book “Global Views on Climate Relocation and Social Justice: Managing Retreat” (published October 11, 2021).
    - Featured guest on several podcasts (Radio Ecoshock (2019), EcoRadio KC (2020), American Shoreline (2021)).
    - Host of ASAP’s Climate Migration and Managed Retreat webinar series for two years, available on YouTube (2019-2021).
    - Lead author, “Planning Relocation in Response to Climate Change: Multi-Faceted Adaptations”, (2020).
    - AICP and SCR (Sustainability and Climate Risk certification)
  • Session Types
    • Keynote
    • Workshop
    • Panel
    • Trainer
    • Planning/Meeting Facilitation
    • Remote/Webinar/Live Video
    • Consulting
  • Cancellation Policy
    Flexible: Full refund up to 3 day prior to event, except fees (travel and service)
  • Price Range
    $1000 To No Max
  • Experience
    18 Year(s)
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