SHER (Savannah Heritage Emergency Response) shall exist to promote and facilitate the emergency preparedness and emergency response of the natural, cultural and historical community throughout Chatham County with respect to the potential exposure and or threat of major emergencies and disasters both natural and/or manmade.


SHER website



Laura Waller

Past Chair

Laura Seifert


Resources Developed by SHER

Membership application (PDF)

Member survey (PDF)

SHER brochure (PDF)

By-laws (PDF)


Savannah Kick-off Forum

December 8, 2009

Jepson Center for the Arts


Agenda (PDF)

Summary (PDF)

Planning Committee (PDF)

Participant List (PDF)

SHER Records Emergency Planning and Response (REPR)

September 9, 2016

Offered by the Georgia Archives 9:30am-3:30pm on October 6th, 2016 Lunch will be provided plus a behind-the-scenes tour of the Archives. The cost is only […]

SHER Session at CEMA 2016 Hurricane Conference

April 7, 2016

We encourage you to attend the day-long conference Chatham Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) Hurricane Conference on Tuesday, April 19 from 8am-5pm. Breakfast, lunch, and door prize […]

SHER’s Future

April 22, 2015

Leadership at SHER, the Savannah Heritage Emergency Response network, has been working behind the scenes to ensure that SHER continues its vital functions despite poor […]

2015 Savannah Citywide Hurricane Exercise

April 20, 2015

On April 28, the City of Savannah, Georgia, will hold its annual Hurricane Exercise at the Savannah Civic Center, 8:30am–2:30pm. This year, the exercise includes […]

SHER Moves Towards Easier Communication with Listserv Management

April 15, 2014

At the beginning of 2014, Savannah Heritage Emergency Response (SHER) elected one new and two returning officers to two-year terms. They also have two new […]

Savannah Archives