SPP's Mike Griffin to Present at Emergency Preparedness Symposium Meeting

BETHPAGE, NY — June 13, 2014 — Strategic Planning Partners, the New York based consulting firm offering an extensive range of crisis management, municipal and corporate resiliency, program management and homeland security services, today announced that Mike Griffin, Director of Emergency Preparedness Services will present at this year's CHI Symposium: First Responder Issues.

The Center for Health Innovation will be co-sponsoring this morning symposium on first responder and community resilience issues on Long Island. In conjunction with the Nassau County Department of Human Services, Nassau County Office of Emergency Management, and Team Rubicon, this symposium will address first responder disaster issues that are specific to Long Island.

There will be three facilitated discussions on the following topics: 

  • First Responder Mental Health Issues, post disaster in their own communities
  • Building more resilient communities through strong local preparedness
  • Utilizing veterans in response and rebuilding efforts

Mr. Griffin will be facilitating a panel of three experts on veterans employment and resiliency.  The panel will discuss the transferability of veterans skills to the civilian workforce in the area of emergency response and community resiliency.  The panel discussion will focus on the things veterans have done in this area, the programs to assist them and the challenges communities face with regard to emergency preparedness.

For more information on the Symposium, visit their website at: http://chi.adelphi.edu/newsevent/first-responder-issues/


About SPP

Strategic Planning Partners, LLC (SPP) is a New York based consulting firm offering an extensive range of crisis management, municipal and corporate resiliency, program management and homeland security services.

The SPP Executive Team brings a combination of operational and planning experiences together with vast technical knowledge in formulating real world solutions to today’s complex security and resiliency challenges. Our specialized teams of former Military, Law Enforcement, Intelligence, Emergency Management and Industry professionals have been providing clients with cutting edge 21st century capabilities since 2005.  Key personnel have in-depth expertise in the application of advanced strategies based on threat and vulnerability, budget, need, practicality, and suitability.

For more information, visit www.getspp.com