Meeting Archive:
Finding Neverland: Keeping Staff Safe While Traveling and Working Overseas

Meeting Description:

Like Peter Pan and the Lost Boys as they explore Neverland, nonprofit staff members might encounter a wide range of unfamiliar events and circumstances when working internationally. From facing civil unrest against an authoritarian regime to a personal health crisis or a natural disaster, your staff members need to get ‘Hooked’ on safety in order to fulfill their roles while working overseas. This webinar explores risks related to overseas travel, including short trips and in-country assignments. Learn about the support and information your staff members need before they depart, during their tenure in-country, and during their trip home. After attending this webinar, you’ll feel more confident in your commitment to safety as you send your staff members into new territory… second star to the right and straight on till morning!

Date: Wed, Jan 18, 2017
Time: 02:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Host(s): Joe Gleason, Director of Risk Management AHT
 Presenter Information
Joe Gleason
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Joe Gleason is AHT’s Director of Risk Management. Joe works directly with AHT clients to develop, refine, and maximize the efficiency of their global risk management strategies. From initial risk strategy planning to continual risk management process and service examination, Joe’s expertise is a completely unique asset to AHT and its clients. 

Joe’s involvement in global professional risk and security organizations is extensive, including his membership in the Overseas Security Advisory Council International Development Working Group and the International NGO Safety and Security Association. Joe is also a pro-bono trainer and panelist on evacuation planning, crisis management, duty of care, and security management for InsideNGO. In his spare time, Joe has also served as a Ground Search and Rescue Director and Team Leader for the Civil Air Patrol (USAF Auxiliary).

Melanie Lockwood Herman
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Melanie Lockwood Herman, Esq. has served as Executive Director of the Nonprofit Risk Management Center since 1996 and has held senior management positions in the nonprofit sector since 1987. As the Center’s CEO Melanie is a trusted risk advisor to the management and governing teams of complex nonprofits. Melanie’s areas interest and expertise include enterprise risk management, nonprofit governance, financial reporting, and human resources management.