WHAT IS DRIE OTTAWA?
DRIE Ottawa provides Ottawa, and Eastern Ontario, with a forum to share ideas and experiences in support of preparedness for all aspects of Emergencies and Disasters. To learn more please visit our "About Us" page.
Jeanne Powell, MBCP, President/CEO, DAHR Consulting Services
BIO - Jeanne Powell, CEO and President of DAHR Consulting, Inc, is a Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII) certified Master Business Continuity Professional (MBCP) and Project Management Institute and the IBM Corporation certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Jeanne left the IBM Corporation after 36 years, with 26 of those years in IBM Resiliency Services US. She was the Business Continuity Program Manager for all IBM Resiliency Services US internal hot-sites her last 10 years with IBM. After leaving IBM, she started DAHR Consulting, Inc. In her personal life, Jeanne is deeply involved in her in her local Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) on her CERT Leadership Team, elite CERT Advanced Team, and Associate Advisor to Explorer Post One. As a Explorer Associate Advisor, she provides experienced guidance as Post One focuses on leadership and education for youth interested in emergency preparedness and response. Jeanne is a certified CERT instructor, trained CERT Incident Commander, Search and Rescue, and Swift Water Rescue. Jeanne has planned for, prepared for, and actively participated in numerous business and public disaster situations. Her experience and subject matter expertise are both wide and deep.
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