Disaster Resilience Special Lecture: Brock Long

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Disaster Resilience Special Lecture: Brock Long

September 17, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Save the date for a special lecture from Brock Long on September 17th at 6:30 PM in Burns Auditorium.

Brock Long is the former Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Brock served as the Nation’s principal advisor to the President responsible for coordinating the entire array of federal government resources down through 50 states, 573 tribal governments, and 16 island territories to assist them with executing disaster preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery.

Brock is the 10th Administrator and the youngest to hold the office. While serving as Administrator, Brock coordinated the federal government’s response to over 144 Presidentially declared disasters and 112 wildfires, including three of the Nation’s most devastating hurricanes and five of the worst wildfires ever experienced. During this time, nearly $44 billion of disaster activity occurred under the various federal recovery programs.


September 17, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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College of Design


Burns Auditorium
2221 Katharine Stinson Dr
Raleigh, NC 27607 United States
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