In her role as President and CEO of the American Association of People with Disabilities, Maria Town works to increase the political and economic power of people with disabilities. Prior to this she served as the Director of the City of Houston Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities. Town is the former senior associate director in the Obama White House Office of Public Engagement and was a policy adviser at the Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy. She has particular expertise in areas of youth development and leadership and promoting college and career readiness for all youth. Town is the creator of the popular CP Shoes blog where she writes about fashion, design, and disability.
EMAT FNSS Webinar
Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
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To help you write a strong EMAT Awards Nomination for 2020, the Awards Committee has created a short webinar going over the process and providing tips and tricks.
In November, EMAT continued its webinar series. The second live webinar focused on cybersecurity threats facing emergency managers, with Andrew White from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
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In September, EMAT hosted its first training webinar! In partnership with the Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office, members participated in a live webinar on newly released NFPA 3000 – Standard for an active Shooter/Hostile Event Response.
The Emergency Management Association of Texas is dedicated to the advancement of the field of emergency management both statewide and nationally. To that end, EMAT engages in an array of efforts to advance a statewide emergency management agenda and to promote the professional growth of the emergency management practitioner.