The State of the ACP Delivered to Presidents Council

ACP National Chair Scott Ream presented a brief State of the ACP to the March 6 meeting of the Presidents Council. The report include a look at the performance of the 2018 strategic goals as well as the goals for 2019 and the National Board committee structure. The slides are self-explanatory. You can view them here.

ACP Florida Chapters to again Hold Meeting at DRJ

All ACP Members attending DRJ Spring in Orlando March 25-27 are invited to join the Florida Chapters’ for their combined meeting right after DRJ concludes. The program begins at 1:00pm on March 27 and it is free for ACP members. ACP National Board Chair Scott Ream will deliver the State of ACP and featured speaker Jim Satterfield will present Leading Tomorrow’s Critical Crisis Decisions Today and give you new decision tools to use and conduct and interactive exercise. Click here for more information and to RSVP.

Mid Penn Chapter to Co-Host April BC Summit

Organizational Resilience Management the topic in Harrisburg April 9-11.

ACP’s Mid Penn Chapter is working with the Pennsylvania Chamber in presenting a 3-day event on this crucial topic. Hear from highly experienced field professionals on how to make sure your business is prepared to respond to a disaster, safeguard your operation and get back up and running as quickly and smoothly as possible.

Plan to attend the 2019 Business Continuity Summit: Organizational Resilience Management, April 9-11 at the Commonwealth Charter Academy in Harrisburg, PA. Program and registration information here.

Donna Jacobs Steps Down from National Board. David Sayles Returns

Donna jacobsCiting the level of activity and responsibility associated with her role as Sr. Director of Infrastructure Operations at the University of Pennsylvania, and the resultant challenge to participate as actively as she would like, Donna Jacobs (left) has resigned from the ACP National Board of Directors. Board Chair Scott Ream said, “The Board and I appreciate the contributions Donna made and we thank her for her service. We wish her nothing but the best.” Jacobs will continue in her role as Secretary of the Liberty Valley Chapter.

Upon accepting the resignation, Ream appointed David Sayles (below) to fill the vacancy and the Board confirmed the appointment. Sayles was appointed to the Board in January 2018 to finish a term that ended when the year did. His new term ends December 31, 2020.

David Sayles“David was a fully involved Board member last year so we will not miss a beat,” said Chairman Ream, “we are fortunate that David is able to return.”

Sayles is a Past President of the ACP Colorado Rocky Mountain Chapter and currently serves as its Program Director.



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