Disaster strikes without notice! Have you and your community developed a preparedness program?
- Get A Kit, Make A Plan, Stay Informed
- Evaluating the most likely hazards that pose significant risks to Orange County
- Assessing police, fire, and city responses to a massive earthquake or disaster
- Steps to take to minimize property damage, reduce human suffering, and maintain business operations in event of a disaster
Bobby Simmons serves as the Emergency Management Administrator for the City of Irvine Police Department’s Office of Emergency Management. He administers all programs related to community preparedness including CERT, the Irvine Disaster Emergency Communications Team, Tech Reserve Officer Program, Emergency Operations Center and the Prepare Irvine campaign. Prior to his work at the city, Bobby applied his knowledge and skillset in emergency management in the field of higher education working at the University of California, Irvine as the Business Continuity Program Manager. While at UCI, Bobby developed a roadmap to enhancing the University’s resiliency through a campus continuity and recovery framework that was later adopted system-wide by all UC campuses. Additionally, Bobby served in the California State Military Reserve for six years teaching ICS and emergency management courses. Bobby has a Master of Science Degree in Homeland Security, is a graduate of FEMA’s National Emergency Management Advanced Academy and is a Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) through the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM).
David Lopez is a retired Orange County Fire Authority Captain with over 33 years of experience in emergency response and specialized operations. He started his career as a firefighter with the Orange County Fire in 1983 and promoted to the rank of Captain in 1989. Following the 1993 Laguna Beach firestorm, Mr. Lopez was instrumental in creating the first fire and rescue helicopter program for Orange County Fire Authority. He developed departmental policy, standard operating procedures, and training programs. His efforts serve as the foundation for the current all-risk Air Operations Program serving all of Orange County and providing mutual aid throughout the State. During his 22 years in fire aviation, he responded to hundreds of wildland fires, natural disasters, and remote medical emergencies. Mr. Lopez served on a CalFire Type 1 Incident Management Team from 2006 to 2016. Starting as an Air Support Group Supervisor he was responsible for managing the ground support need for firefighting helicopter and airplanes on large wildland fires throughout California and surrounding western states. In 2009 he elevated to the position of Air Operations Branch Director and was responsible for managing all strategic and tactical aspects of the aviation operations.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Registration & Mini Trade Show
12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Educational Luncheon Program
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Mini Trade Show
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Late Registration Begins at noon on Monday, September 17th.
*The education portion counts for 3 continuing education units toward earning your PCAM designation and maintaining your CMCA certification and AMS designation. Visit www.caionline.org/education for details.
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1st Street Painting
Accurate Termite & Pest Control
ADCO Roofing, Inc.
Alan Smith Pools
Alliance Association Bank
AMS Paving, Inc.
Angelo Termite & Construction
Animal Pest Management Services, Inc.
BEHR & KILZ Paints & Primers
Bemus Landscape, Inc.
Berg Insurance Agency
California Safety Agency
CBCI Construction, Inc.
CGSystems Inc. – California Gate
Comet Lighting & Electric
Commercial Landscape Services, Inc.
Community Pet Solutions
Duramax Building Products
Eagle Roofing Products
EmpireWorks - Reconstruction and Painting
Fenn Termite & Pest Control, Inc.
First Foundation Bank
Fontaine Weatherproofing, Inc.
Great Scott Tree Service, Inc.
Gruett Tree Company, Inc.
Horizon Lighting, Inc.
Interiors: By Design
Law Offices of Michael A. Hearn
LSA Associated, Inc.
Mariposa Landscapes, Inc.
McKenzie Rhody, LLP
Mission Landscape Companies
Nexus Smart Communities
O'Connell Landscape Maintenance, Inc.
Owens, Moskowitz and Associates, Inc.
Painting Unlimited, Inc.
PatioShoppers Commercial Outdoor Furnishings
Payne Pest Management
PCW Contracting Services
Peters & Freedman, LLP
Pilot Painting & Construction, Inc.
Pinnacle Landscape Management
Prendiville Insurance Agency
Professional Services Construction, Inc.
ProTec Building Services
RGS Landscape & Arbor Care
Richardson | Ober PC
Riley Pasek Canty LLP
Roseman Law, APC
Ross Construction Management
Saddleback Fence and Vinyl Products
Scott English Plumbing, Inc.
Securitas Security Services USA, Inc.
SERVPRO of Tustin
Sherwin-Williams Paint Company
Smoothstone Construction and Consulting, Inc.
Southern Cross Property Consultants
Antis Roofing & Waterproofing
Manager Table Sponsors
Fenn Construction Services, Inc.
Firstline Security Systems
Roy Palacios Insurance Agency, Inc.
The Chapter Legislative Support Committee would like to thank the following Exhibitors for their booth upgrade in support of CLAC: