State Emergency Response Commission to meet Friday


The State Emergency Response Commission will meet via video conference on Friday, Oct. 22.  
The meeting can be viewed via livestream at

WHAT:  State Emergency Response Commission (SERC) Meeting. The 23-member SERC is responsible for protecting the state’s citizens and environment through effective emergency planning.

WHEN:      Friday, October 22, 2021    9 a.m.


9:10 AM     New Member Introduction & Oath of Office     Director Will Ray, NCEM                                   

9:15 AM     ISAAC Update                                         ASAC Steven Holmes, ISAAC                                                                         

9:25 AM     Joint Cybersecurity Task Force Overview          NCEM Homeland Security                                   

9:55 AM     Impacts to Western NC from Tropical Storm Fred  Greg Atchley, NCEM
                                                                                     Zack Koonce, Haywood County                       

10:10 AM     Seasonal Influenza Outlook and Preparation        Dr. Erica Wilson, NCDHHS                            

10:25 AM     SERT COVID Update                                         Dr. Elizabeth Tilson, NCDHHS                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                   Todd Brown, NCEM

10:35 AM     SERC Association/Agency Reports 

  • North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association – Dance 
  • North Carolina Department of Transportation– Boyette
  • North Carolina Office of the State Fire Marshal – Taylor 
  • North Carolina Emergency Management – Ray 

11:00 AM     Adjourn  

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