Officer’s Meeting Minutes for August 12, 2019

Meeting started at 2:31 Special Guest Suu-Va Tai, who is the Director of Disaster Volunteering and Preparedness for the State of Califirnia spoke to the group about the future of CERT.  He covered topics and had a Q&A afterward. The governor has allocated 50 million toward preparedness campaign. 10 million for the CERTprogram. All grant … Read more Officer’s Meeting Minutes for August 12, 2019

Officer’s Meeting Minutes for April 8, 2019

Introductions Attendance: Janet Arthur, Lonny Rollins, Craig Ufferheide, Jorge Rodriguez, Don Dunkle, Bob Putney, Michele Partridge, Virginia Miyamoto, Lori Mozden, Stephanie Ponti, John Rickwald, Claryce Knupper, Chief Knuckles Approval of Minutes Correction: Under Announcements: Next meeting is in Cambria April 29.Approved by unanimous consent with changes Correspondence Inquiry from Don Dunkle, who is in attendance … Read more Officer’s Meeting Minutes for April 8, 2019

Officer’s Meeting Minutes for February 11, 2019

Called to order at 3:35 PM with Bob Newman, Claryce Knupper, Virginia Miyamoto, Lori Mozden, John Rickwald, Janet Arthur, Lonny Rollins, Craig Ufferheide in attendance. Approval of Minutes Approved by unanimous consent with one correction from Lori Announcements / Involvements This coming Saturday, 2/16, John will be doing a talk, 11:00-12:00 at the Atascadero Agricultural … Read more Officer’s Meeting Minutes for February 11, 2019

Officer’s Meeting Minutes for January 15, 2019

Called to order at 3:40 PM with Lori Mozden, John Rickwald, Lonny Rollins, Janet Arthur, Michele Lauffer, Claryce Knupper, and Virginia Miyamoto in attendance. Review and Approved minutes from the previous meeting Announcements / Involvements None Correspondence Lonny has been responding to several emails and phone calls regarding the upcoming Annual Meeting Lonny has also … Read more Officer’s Meeting Minutes for January 15, 2019

Officer Nominations 2018

Officer nominations are officially open.  Each 2-year term starts on January 1st.  A total of 9 officers volunteer their time and expertise to decide and implement the best way to support, promote, and maintain CERT programs within the county of San Luis Obispo. If you or someone you know wants to help CERT at the county … Read more Officer Nominations 2018

Cambria Becomes a “Firewise Community”

It’s a pleasure to announce that Cambria has recently been designated a “Firewise Community”. This was accomplished through the efforts of the Cambria Fire Safe Focus Group. This is a joint group of community stakeholders (including CERT) that are dedicating to performing community outreach efforts in order to make it a more fire safe place … Read more Cambria Becomes a “Firewise Community”

How can you help your community and get a free flu shot?

This year, several agencies are performing a drill to determine if they could get a disaster-related vaccination out to the public in a safe and timely manner.  Come spend a couple hours with them and get a free flu shot while you are at it. The drill takes place on Sunday October 23rd, from 10am to … Read more How can you help your community and get a free flu shot?

Templeton High School Students Get CERT Training

Last week we mentioned that several CERT enthusiasts would take time out of their day on September 28th to demonstrate several disaster planning and recovery skills to a local high school.  Here is what one of them had to say when everything was said and done… The presentation turned out better than I expected. The … Read more Templeton High School Students Get CERT Training