Resilient Virginia 2021

Resilient Virginia 2021: From Recovery to Resilience

From Resiliency Plans to Action Plans Friday, August 27th, 10:10 AM – 12:30 PM EST

Click here to register: https://whova.com/portal/registration/resil_202008 Once resiliency solutions are identified, the challenge becomes implementation of the prioritized actions. This workshop takes an in-depth look at urban and rural localities in Virginia and elsewhere that are making progress on the critical next steps of implementation. This session will include a discussion of how to address and overcome policy and funding challenges. Presenters:
  • Joanne Throwe, President, Throwe Environmental
  • Doug Beaver, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Norfolk, VA
  • Gwen Griffith, Resilient Rural America Project, Model Forest Policy Program
  • Anna McGinn, Policy Manager, Environmental and Energy Study Institute