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Kyle K. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 1, 2015

Kyle K.

   United States
  |   Urbandale, IA

Overview

With over ten years of experience in homeland security and emergency management, I've done a lot of "stuff."

I've been fortunate to have a varied work history, and to have been at the cutting edge of a lot of national and statewide initiatives related to homeland security and emergency management in Iowa. Much of my work has centered around special projects - something comes up, needs to get done, and I do it. I'm good at being versatile, able to focus on different projects and different areas.

Specialties: Planning facilitation, project...

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Skills (10)

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Emergency Management
Homeland Security
Emergency Services
NIMS
Preparedness
Disaster Response
Incident Command
CBRN
Emergency Planning
Public Safety

Employment

Dewberry
Consultant
2013 - Present
Provided emergency management consulting services to states on specific projects: - Assisted in writing the Pennsylvania State Homeland Security Strategy - Developed state-specific Community...
Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Operations Officer
2013 - Present
- Coordinated and facilitated stakeholders to develop Iowa's Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA); this document identified hazards and risks facing the state, including...
Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Regional Liaison
2012 - 2013
- Worked with 16 counties in central Iowa to ensure compliance with planning requirements found in the Code of Iowa and federal planning guidance, specifically Comprehensive Planning Guidance (CPG)...
Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Homeland Security Planner
2004 - 2010
Job responsibilities focused on homeland security issues in the State of Iowa. Primary responsibility was statewide and agency strategic planning, including translating strategic direction into...
Urbandale Fire Department
Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician
2007 - 2009
Provided response for fire incidents and medical emergencies as both a paid-on-call and part-time responder.
Ankeny Fire Department
Intern
2004 - 2004
Rewrote Ankeny's city response plan, taking into account new planning doctrine and the expected rapid expansion of Ankeny's population.
Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Intern (Mitigation/Homeland Security)
2003 - 2004
Internship, focusing on mitigation. Worked primarily with the FEMA Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) planning program and the FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP).

Education

Des Moines Area Community College
Certification
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Iowa State University
Community and Regional Planning
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