Emergency Management Director Presents at National Conference


On June, 18th 2019 Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Emergency Management Director, Nelson Andrews Jr conducted a presentation at the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency All Hazards Preparedness Conference as invitational speaker.  Nelson’s presentation was titled “Navigating the complexities of Tribal Emergency Management.”   Nelson spoke to an audience of Federal, State and Local emergency managers and addressed Tribal All-Hazards Preparedness and the interlacing dynamics between Tribal, State and Local Emergency Management.  Director Andrews said “although there are many differences between Tribal, State and Local emergency management practices there are even more similarities and a common goal approach that helps to enable the whole community in being more ready and prepared for the potential hazards that are equally endured”