Disaster Resilience for America - November 17, 2015

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On this edition of “Disaster Relief for America”, hosts Tim Karney and Tom Moran interview Denise Anderson, the Executive Director for the National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (NH-ISAC).

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Denise Anderson has over 25 years of management level experience in the private sector. Denise is Executive Director of the National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (NH-ISAC), a non-profit organization that is dedicated to protecting the health sector from physical and cyber attacks and incidents through dissemination of trusted and timely information.

Denise currently serves as Chair of the National Council of ISACs and participates in a number of industry groups such the Cross-Sector Cyber Security Working Group (CSCSWG). She was instrumental in implementing a CI/KR industry initiative to establish a private sector liaison seat at the National Infrastructure Coordinating Center (NICC) to enhance information sharing between the private sector, CI/KR community and the federal government and serves as one of the liaisons. She is a financial and health sector representative to the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) — a Department of Homeland Security-led coordinated watch and warning center that improves national efforts to address threats and incidents affecting the nation's critical information technology and cyber infrastructure. She sits on the Cyber Unified Coordination Group, (UCG) - a public/private advisory group that comes together to provide guidance during a significant cyber event – where she also represents the financial and health sectors.

Denise is certified as an EMT (B), Firefighter I/II and Instructor I/II in the state of Virginia, and is an Adjunct Instructor at the Fire and Rescue Academy in Fairfax County, Virginia. She is also certified under the National Incident Management System (NIMS). In addition, she has served on the Board and as Officer and President of an international credit association, and has spoken at events all over the globe.

Denise holds a BA in English, magna cum laude, from Loyola Marymount University and an MBA in International Business from American University. She is a graduate of the Executive Leaders Program at the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security.

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Disaster Resilience for America showcases the efforts of all levels of government and critical infrastructure operators to make the nation safer in the face of man-made or natural threats. This show focuses on areas of interest including: disaster planning, preparation, response, recovery, security and technological innovations, and social media usage for emergency response.

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Tim Karney is the Editor of the All Hazards Emergency Network and was the Publisher of Emergency Management Magazine. He was also Publisher ofWashington Technology. Tim has developed the All Hazards Emergency Network to improve communication and collaboration across the entire spectrum of emergency management stakeholders.

Tom Moran serves as the Executive Director for the All Hazards Consortium (AHC) and was part of the foundational efforts, which lead to the AHC's incorporation in 2005. His role is to support the Board of Directors and the member states in the areas of strategy, operations, policy development, and integrated regional planning between states, federal agencies and private sector owner/operators.