First the Water by Jane Thomas
Ignite Anchorage 3
First the Water
How can you begin to get more prepared for an emergency? Include water! Water often gets overlooked or minimized in even the best emergency-preparedness plans. Jane will give important guidance on managing emergency water needs and the inspiration to take action to be water-prepared now.
Jane Thomas is the Alaska Operations Manager for AECOM Environment. She is a professional engineer and a certified environmental auditor. She is developing her communication and leadership skills through participation in Toastmasters International, where she has earned the highest award available in that organization – Distinguished Toastmaster. In addition, she is a pilot and FAA-certified Ground Instructor who teaches student pilots about navigation, physics of flight, and aviation regulations. Jane facilitates emergency preparedness workshops to help people develop and implement their family-specific emergency preparedness plan. Her mission is to get Anchorage more prepared for “the big one” one conference-room-full at a time. You can contact her at jane (at) akdig.com.