On day-one (October 5th) of the 6th Annual International Crisis Management Conference, Pete Gaynor, Senior Vice President / Director, National Resilience Response and Recovery Programs at the LiRo Group, will present: The Power of American Business during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
During his presentation, Pete will focus on the immense power and critical partnerships of American businesses during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
“After an unprecedented operational response to a nationwide pandemic and simultaneously responding to a record number of historic natural disasters during 2020 an into 2021, is has never been more important to embrace the many lessons-learned at every level and smartly apply those to enhance the way we all prepare for, respond to and recovery from future catastrophic disasters.”
Pete joined The LiRo Group in April 2021, in the newly created position of Senior Vice President and Director, National Resilience Response and Recovery Programs. In leading LiRo’s national disaster response, Pete oversees recovery programs that help clients prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters by delivering outcome-based innovative practical solutions. He is an accomplished professional emergency manager who has led a wide variety of challenging disasters at the local, state and federal levels during his long career. Most recently, Pete served as the Acting Secretary of Homeland Security, FEMA Administrator and Deputy FEMA Administrator. During his time at FEMA, he led the agency’s response to more than 300 presidentially declared emergencies and major disasters. During 2020, he oversaw FEMA’s first-ever operational response to a nationwide pandemic while simultaneously responding to a record number of historic natural disasters.
ICMC 2021 will be held virtually on October 5-7, 2021. Click HERE to learn more about Pete and the rest of the 2021 Virtual Conference speakers.
Don’t forget, this event is FREE for ICMC members. Not an ICMC member? Learn more here!