Welcome to Emergency Management Blog, a collaborate effort that is privately owned by non-governmental entities. Emergency Management Blog concentrates on content based on factual data, academic theory and experience. Our focus is on topics including Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Public Health and Organizational/Business Continuity. Managing emergencies and crises is an important step in keeping society a safer place for everyone in all communities. The mission of our website is to deliver the resources and content to help assist that to become a wider possibility. This blog and all resources on our website is free to those who wish to utilize them. In no way is the content and resources on our website is meant to be legal or medical advice. Since we are a collaborative project, we hope you will contribute to this blog as well and we welcome that!

Emergency Management Blog
Emergency Management Blog

Emergency Management Blog was created by Shawn Gossman, a native of Southern Illinois. Shawn concentrates in developing his subject matter expertise in rural emergency management and public health.

Shawn has a Master of Science in Emergency Management, a MBA concentrating in Emergency Logistics and a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. Shawn has over 50 certifications through the FEMA Independent Study Program. This includes ICS, NIMS and the National Response Framework.

Shawn has experience in local emergency management, fire department administration and private-sector emergency management.

This Blog was created to be a collaborate effort between other professionals, academics, public safety officers, private sector officials and journalists with a passion for emergency management, public health, homeland security and/or continuity of operations. If you are interested in writing for this blog, please reach out and we would love for you to contribute.

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