Presented By


Jan 14

 The Year in Review: BCP Lessons Learned

 Phil Lambert, Ripcord




Presented By


Dec 10
Annual Holiday Luncheon
Nov 12
Leveraging BCP Awareness Week     
Annual Chapter Business
Susan Zeilan
Sep 10
Back to Basics: BC 101  
Barry Gorelick, Union Bank 
Jul 9
Joint Regional Intelligence Center 101
Andrew Carlson

May 14

EOC Operations & Red Cross Tour


Katrina Faulker


Mar 13

ERT Program

Todd Rovner, Raytheon


AED Program Managment

J Burke Mucho, Zee Medical 

Jan 8

2013 Lessons Learned


Susan Zeilan - CoreLogic Inc.

Rebecca Christy –  Karl Storz




Presented By


Dec 11
Annual Holiday Luncheon
Nov 13 
Exercise Best Practices 
Annual Chapter Business
DeBorah Lozada, Director, Fox Entertainment Group
Bill Wostenberg, Consultant - IT, Pacific Life Insurance Company
Sep 11
Recognizing the 12th Anniversary of the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks    
GETs/WPS/TSP - What are they?
Wayne Merrick - Project Manager; Automobile Club of Southern California
Becky Christy - BCP Manager; Karl Storz Endoscopy America
Jul 10
Managing Mobility AND Business Resiliency
Working Together Before, During and After an Emergency
Jennifer Dunn McCrea, Sales Director, Continuity Solutions, xMatters
Elizabeth Daoust, Senior Emergency Management Coordinator, Orange County Sheriffs Department

May 8

Targeted Violence & Active Shooter Survival Strategies

Manny Tau, Psy.D., Clinical & Forensic Psychologist, Threat Management Specialist


Mar 13


Alert the Masses – How to Deliver Effective Emergency Communications

Ann Pickren, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Solutions, MIR3


Hurricane Sandy Red Cross Overview

Barb Casserly, Fund Development, American Red Cross

Jan 9

2012 Lessons Learned Panel Discussion


Christopher Riccardi – Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center      
Susan Zielan – CoreLogic Inc.

Philip Bigge – The Center for Continuity Leadership





Presented By


December 12

Annual Holiday Luncheon



November 14

Real Life Lesson: Auditing Your Supply Chain


Suzanna Ryan Hall, Manager Business Continuity, Qualcomm
Katie Wiest, Director Operations, Qualcomm




Assessing your BCP Program

Cheyene Marling, BC Management, Inc.


September 12

Nuclear Preparedness: How Has the Japan Earthquake and Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Event Affected Local Planning?

Sara Kaminske, Assistant Emergency Manager, OC Sheriff’s - Emergency Management Bureau and Dan Cleavenger, Offsite Emergency Planner, San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS)



July 11

Critical Communications Recovery

Jerry Montella, Vice President, Mail-Gard




When Mobile Phones Go Bad

Lance Charnes



May 9

Does Your Thinking Limit Your Success?

Lindon A. Crow, CEO/President, Productive Learning & Leisure, LLC.




21st Century Networking – A Powerful Way to Gain Career Insurance and Generate New Business


Rick Itzkowich


March 14

BCP Metrics - Using Metrics to Measure Your Program's Compliance and Recovery Capability


Michael Herrera, CEO/President, MHA Consulting Inc



ACP National News

Mike Gifford, Senior Manager of Disaster Recovery & Risk, Capital Group Companies



January 11

2011 Lessons Learned Panel Discussion

Gerald (Jerry) Shamburg, Manager, West Coast Operations - Global Crisis Management, The Walt Disney Company

Monica Ruzich, Manager, Preparedness & Community Education - The American Red Cross

Becky Christy, BCP Manager KARL STORZ





Presented By


December 14

Annual Holiday Luncheon



November 9

How to Conduct Powerful Exercises Every Time and Live Mock Exercise

Phil Lambert, President - The Center for Continuity Leadership.


October 12

Elevating Disaster Recovery to Strategic Business Initiatives

Rebecca Levesque, COO, EVP - 21st Century Software



Doing more with less? Project Management to the rescue

DeBorah J. Lozada, CBCP, CBRA Director, Business Continuity Management Fox Entertainment Group



September 14

Extraordinary Responses to Unprecedented Events - Toyota Motor Sales, USA's response to customers during recall crisis of 2010.

Nancy Fein, Vice President, Supply Chain Strategy


August 10

How the Private Sector has enhanced the Public Health Response

Keith Olenslager, HCA Program Manager, Alison Kellman-Lewis, Cities Readiness Initiative Coordinator, Joe Byrne, Program Consultant Orange County Health Care Agency




** There was no ACP-OC Chapter meeting held in July 2011 **



June 15

Managing a Business Continuity Program - A Special Presentation and Group Discussion

Randall Till, MBCP, Founder & Lead Consultant - Till Continuity Group


May 11

Neighborhood Preparation Plan

Larry Bufton, Advisory Panel for Irvine CERT


April 13

Taking the Unpredictability Out of Power

Jim Neumann, Vice President, Power Analytics Corporation


March 9

Employee Emergency Training - Growing Your Teams

Gerald (Jerry) Shamburg, Manager, West Coast Operations - Global Crisis Management, The Walt Disney Company


February 9

The Failure of Risk Management - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Zacharias J. Beckman, President & CEO, Hyrax International LLC


January 12

Ten BCP Professional Practices

Barry Gorelick, Union Bank's SVP



Solar Flares & WikiLeaks OH MY! - Unconventional Threats in 2011

Bill Wostenberg, Manager BC Planning, Auto Club of Southern California




Presented By


December 8

Annual Holiday Luncheon



November 10

A Resilient Nation

Steve Jordan, Principal, Traiden Global Solutions



Ready OC - Emergency Preparedness Campaign

Rick Miltenberger, Senior VP, Westbound Communications.


October 13

Who's watching your computer?

Michael Lattimore MCP DTM IT Specialist/Engineer, Southern California Edison



Preparedness Toolbox

Susan Jacobo, ACP-OC Vice President


September 8

Workplace Violence as it relates to Business Continuity Planning

Tony Adame, Sr VP, Marsh Risk Consulting


August 11

Auditors Are Knocking on Your Door, Is Your BC Program Ready?

DeBorah J. Lozada



Living on Shaky Ground: 2010 earthquakes and ShakeOut Drill Updates

Margaret Vinci, Manager, Office of Earthquake Programs, Caltech



** There was no ACP-OC Chapter meeting held in July 2010 **



June 9

How to Get Your Point Across Without Killing the Other Person

Cynthia Heller Alt, PhD, Alt Consulting


May 12

How to View Business Continuity from an Executive Perspective

Mary Carrido, founder and CEO of MLC & Associates, Inc


April 14

Why Flu is Still an Important Emergency Preparedness Issue

Sadina Reynaldo, Assistant Program Director, Pandemic Influenza Unit, L.A. County Deptartment of Public Health




Pandemic H1N1 in Orange County: An H1N1 Retrospective and Business Snapshots

Orange County Health Care Agency

Keith Olenslager, MPH, Health Disaster Management Division

Michele Cheung, MD MPH, Deputy Medical Director, Epidemiology


March 10

ACP-OC 2010 Spring Conference

Preparedness GPS - Directions for Resilient Positioning

Key note speakers:

 Judy Bell, Disaster Survival Planning Network

         "Table Top Exercise - scenario:  "What if?"

 Phil Lambert, The Center for Continuity Leadership
           "Is There an ROI in Business Continuity?"


Feb 10

Prepare OC: Web-Enabling County of Orange Incident Preparedness, Response and Recovery to Achieve True Organizational Collaboration

Lynne Halverson, Business Continuity Manager, County of Orange



Meeting the Challenges of Business Preparedness

Orange County chapter of the American Red Cross

Monica Ruzich - Disaster Preparedness SpecialistCorporate Education

 Marsha McNamara - Workplace Safety Consultant


January 13


BCM Program Awareness Trends and the Maturity of your BCM

Cheyene Haase, President, BC Management



Workshop - How to Measure an Organization's State of Readiness

Phil Lambert, President & Founder, Center for Continuity Leadership