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FEMA’s Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program
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Speakers: Camille Crain, FEMA, Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) Section Chief and Mark Osler, NOAA, Senior Advisor for Coastal Inundation and Resilience
Summary: This webinar features Camille Crain, Section Chief for FEMA’s Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program. Camille will discuss the design and implementation of this new pre-disaster mitigation program that will take effect in fall 2020. BRIC, authorized by the Disaster Recovery Reform Act of 2018, provides FEMA with a steady stream of funding year-to-year for pre-disaster hazard mitigation projects, and a unique and exciting opportunity to shift toward proactive investment in community resilience.
About the Speaker: Camille Crain is the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) Section Chief at FEMA Headquarters. In this role it is her responsibility to design and administer FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance’s newest grant program, BRIC. She brings over 20 years’ experience with FEMA’s HMA grant programs at the university, State and Federal level.
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm