Emergency Response Team

 Emergency Response Team 

 

The Emergency Response Team (ERT) is the responsible entity during a major emergency/incident.  The ERT follows the principles of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the incident commander and their appointed designee(s) are responsible for the overall management of the incident, including:

  • Ensuring that emergency responders have been notified
  • Coordinating with the responding emergency services personnel
  • Ensuring appropriate campus-wide communication is initiated
  • Determining the appropriate course of action based upon the specific emergency/incident

 

The College ERT is made up of both executive leadership members and key personnel from departments which are integral to the emergency plan, namely information technology and physical plant.

ERT Members:

  • Dr. Richard Hopper, President
  • Jon Connolly, Academic Dean & Vice President
  • John Delile, Dean of Finance
  • Karen Normandin, Dean of Students
  • Ryan Connon, Dean of Technology & Chief Security Officer (Chair of the ERT)
  • Mike Marcoux, Physical Plant Engineer - Fairfield
  • Phil Newcombe, Physical Plant Engineer - Hinckley
  • Bruce Davis, Safety Officer
  • Donald Trask, Information Support Specialist