Mississippi Gulf Coast


The Mississippi Gulf Coast Alliance for Response provides support for Hancock, Harrison and Jackson counties. The kick-off forum brought together first responders and cultural heritage leaders to explain response priorities and methods, and design ways to ensure the best possible outcomes for collecting institutions in emergencies. The network will aim to build and strengthen local and regional emergency response.


Julia Marks Young
Robin David


Mississippi Gulf Coast Alliance for Response Kick-off Forum
April 27, 2016
Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum


Agenda (PDF)
Speaker Biographies (PDF)
Planning Committee (PDF)
Participant List (PDF)


Pocket Response Plan (PReP) Template


PowerPoint Presentations

Alliance for Response: History and Purpose, Jessica Unger, FAIC
Public Assistance, Larry Bowman, Mississippi Emergency Management Agency
Models for Building Local Response Networks, Tom Clareson, LYRASIS
Sharing Resources and Supplies, Jennifer Brannock, University of Southern Mississippi (presented by Julia Marks Young)
Using GIS for Response, Dusty Reed, Harrison County GIS Department
Building a Disaster Plan / COOP, Annie Peterson, LYRASIS
Digital Asset Protection, Elizabeth La Beaud, University of Southern Mississippi


PowerPoint presentations are not for publication.


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