Here is What You'll Learn
In this webinar, we will examine what contingency planning consist of and how to ensure we are doing it right. We will look at various elements and impacts from contingency planning such as continuity of operations planning (COOP), resiliency, redundancy, disaster recovery, crisis communications, etc. The holistic and intertwined nature of these topics will be explored. Options for creating effective and efficient contingency planning will be discussed. The focus will be on the individual organizations and businesses.
About Dr. Jeff Fox
Dr. Jeff Fox served for 27 years in the field of criminal justice, 21 of which were with the VA State Police. He began his law enforcement career as a military policeman in the Army and served as a town police officer, trooper, sergeant, first sergeant, and lieutenant. He served as a field lieutenant with the state police and served as the assistant training director. He served as the statewide incident management program manager for the VA Department of Transportation. Jeff earned a master’s degree in criminal justice administration and an MBA degree with specialization in criminal justice. He earned a PhD in business administration with specialization in homeland security. He is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute Administrative Officers Course and the VA Commonwealth Management Institute. Jeff has been teaching at various colleges and universities since 2001. He retired as the program coordinator and assistant professor for the Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness and Criminal Justice Cohort Programs for VCU. Jeff served as an assistant professor and chair of the Public Safety Adult Degree Completion Programs for a private college. He has taught approximately 700 hundred courses in homeland security, emergency management, and criminal justice.