2018 April Monthly Meeting
April 19 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Event & Speaker(s) Details
2017 was marked with record-breaking disasters that changed lives forever, and the American Red cross was there to provide more comfort and support to more people when they needed it most.
Speaker: Colin Williams
Colin Williams joined the American Red Cross in September 2016. In the role of Regional Communications Officer, he is responsible for the dissemination of Red Cross information to the over 9.4 million people in the Arizona, New Mexico and El Paso Region. His responsibilities include disaster response, social media, safety awareness, education, and blood, Services to the Armed Forces and International Services information.
Colin manages a dedicated team of Red Cross staff and volunteers who provide timely, compelling, and accurate lifesaving information across the largest Red Cross Region in the continental United States.
Previously, Colin served as the Public Information Officer for the Rural/Metro Fire Department. In that role, he responded to many high profile emergency incidents throughout the Southwest. While at Rural/Metro, he managed a partnership with the Greater Phoenix Chapter of the Red Cross and their Home Fire Campaign to reduce home fire fatalities. Colin has experience in fundraising, disaster training and response as well community recovery efforts.
“BRING A FRIEND”
The Board encourages each of you to bring a friend to every meeting. All meetings are informative and provides networking opportunities – let’s get the word out!