Walt Smith and I returned to Dayton, Ohio to work with their Emergency Management Team. We spent two nights on campus and heard from many perspectives.
Plans need to be practiced and they need to be based on the Command Staff being on the same page. An opportunity to put the Commanders on the ground with the Responders, before an event, allows for a greater understanding involved.
Leadership is based on understanding your strengths and finding opportunities for your people to become take charge.
Special thanks to Chief Burt for sharing his tickets to the Fliers game as they rolled Ryerson in a pre-season game